[DRBD-user] Splitting Resources Among Multiple Nodes

Mike Sweetser - Adhost mikesw at adhost.com
Fri Aug 22 03:09:45 CEST 2008

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

Both of the IPs would be on alice - I just have the separate IPs to make
it easier to move.

Mike Sweetser

-----Original Message-----
From: Jerry Amundson [mailto:jamundso at gmail.com] 
Sent: Thursday, August 21, 2008 6:04 PM
To: Mike Sweetser - Adhost
Cc: drbd-user at lists.linbit.com
Subject: Re: [DRBD-user] Splitting Resources Among Multiple Nodes

On Thu, Aug 21, 2008 at 7:46 PM, Mike Sweetser - Adhost
<mikesw at adhost.com> wrote:
> I'm planning out a new DRBD configuration and I'm wondering if
> suggested is possible.  Can you have one nodes duplicating one
> to one node, and another resource to another?
> Example:
> Resource r0: alice and bob
> Resource r1: alice and charlie

I hope so, as I will be implementing this type of setup shortly...

> resource r0 {
>        on alice {
>                device    /dev/drbd1;
>                disk      /dev/sda7;
>                address;
>                meta-disk internal;
>        }

> resource r1 {
>        on alice {
>                device    /dev/drbd2;
>                disk      /dev/sda8;
>                address;
>                meta-disk internal;
>        }

Maybe alice should have the same IP? Depends on your networking...
Either way, you'll want to change to port number with each resource.


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