[DRBD-user] mount seconday read-write

H.D. devnull at deleted.on.request
Thu Jun 28 17:03:46 CEST 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 28.06.2007 16:52, Mike Tewner wrote:
> Is it possible to use a non-cluster filesystem such as ext3 if you mount
> both drives primary, one of them read-only?

No, but you are free to take a snapshot of the secondary DRBD device and 
mount that.

That way you can have your secondary box do backups without the primary 
even notice -- given you run ACID conform applications like a DBMS.


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