[DRBD-user] Upgrading nodes

Diego Julian Remolina diego.remolina at ibb.gatech.edu
Tue May 9 14:53:38 CEST 2006

Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.

You can find my upgrade notes in the following page:


They are a bit RHEL specific, but the procedure should be very similar with other distros.


Jeremy Bowen wrote:
> Hi
> This may be a stupid question but is it safe to upgrade nodes between minor 
> versions ? I don't recall seeing anything specific in the docs.
> I'm running 0.7.14 on a couple of installations and would like to upgrade to 
> 0.7.18. Can I do this by taking down one side, upgrading, making this new 
> node the primary, taking down the other side and upgrading that and bringing 
> it back on-line ? 
> Presumably the underlying data isn't changed between minor versions so the 
> above should not result in data-loss.
> Is there an easier or better way of upgrading ?

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