Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.
Hi all, I had no response, so I try again ! No one knows why I can only use DRBD on a full (unpartionned) disk ? It doesn't work as soon as I create a partition on it (locked by the kernel ?). Please help me with this problem ! Thanks. Frederic Larive. drbd.20.fredo at spamgourmet.com a écrit : > Hi, > > I'm working on it for few days now and I can't find the solution, > please help ! > > I have a dedicated disk (hda) for DRBD (0.7.14) wich is empty for now. > If I use DRBD with /dev/hda all is OK (even after rebooting). > If I create a partition (hda1) type ext3 or LVM or "non-DATA FS" > (didn't try anything else) and use drbd just after, all is OK > > BUT > > after a reboot DRBD says that the "lower device is already mounted". > So something is locking hda when I boot with a partition on it, but > what ? > > I tried to exclude hda* in evms.conf (sections : activate, > legacy_devices, sysfs_devices), put a filter in lvm.conf > ("r|/dev/hda.*|") and set types to "[ "drbd", 16 ]", but nothing works ! > > Please help ! > Thanks in advance. > > > PS : DRBD not excluded in evms and using /dev/evms/hda1 was working > fine, but no way to unmount the evms segment, so the /dev/evms/hda1 > was locked (trying to switch from primary to secondary result in > "device in use") > > > My conf : > --------- > DRBD 0.7.14 > Kernel 2.6.5-7.283-default > > SLES 9.3, Novell eDir, Novell NSS, LVM, EVMS > > Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System > /dev/sda1 * 1 26 208813+ 83 Linux > /dev/sda2 27 1101 8634937+ 8e Linux LVM > /dev/hda1 1 775 390568+ 8e Linux LVM > > > /dev/evms/POOL1 200.0 MB NSSFS /opt/novell/ns > /dev/evms/lvm/system/swap 800.0 MB SWAPFS swap > /dev/evms/lvm/system/sys_lx 7.4 GB ReiserFS / > /dev/evms/sda1 203.9 MB ReiserFS /boot > _______________________________________________ > drbd-user mailing list > drbd-user at lists.linbit.com > http://lists.linbit.com/mailman/listinfo/drbd-user