[DRBD-user] how to shrink a DRBD partition?

Amos Shapira amos.shapira at gmail.com
Mon Dec 10 18:09:19 CET 2007

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

On 10/12/2007, Florian Haas <florian.haas at linbit.com> wrote:
> On Monday 10 December 2007 18:02:07 Amos Shapira wrote:
> > > 6. drbdadm -- --overwrite-data-of-peer primary <resource> (on node where
> > > you shrunk the file system)
> >
> > Here I was afraid to do the "--overwrite-data-of-peer" because it said
> > that the local node is "inconsistent" on both nodes, but it WORKED
> > once I did as you said:
> As soon as you re-create DRBD's meta data, it will always treat both nodes as
> Inconsistent until told otherwise.


Is there anywere in the documentation that says such stuff (like the 6
points you sent me, and that last bit of information above)?


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