[DRBD-user] DRBD sync starts over again and again

Harald Rinker harald.rinker at unitedprint.com
Mon Jan 14 10:17:36 CET 2008

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Lars Ellenberg schrieb:
> On Sat, Dec 29, 2007 at 03:18:32PM +0100, Lars Ellenberg wrote:
>> On Sat, Dec 29, 2007 at 10:44:17AM +0100, Harald Rinker wrote:
>>> Hello Lars,
>> please avoid html mail (at least on mailing lists).
>> and top posting is not a good habbit either.
>>> I use Debian Etch Standard Kernel k713 2.6.18-4-amd64 and k641 2.6.18-5-686
>>> and first i used drbd8 from backports now 8.0.8 from linbit website compiled as
>>> module with the kernel headers
>> in that case, 
>>  it could be a bug in drbd
>>    somebody else should have noticed, there are lots of people using
>>    that kernel, including us, with varying configurations.
> hm.
> you DID hit a bug in drbd,
> and no one (including us) did notice.
> that bug was only visible with protocol A,
> and multipage bios.
> that means it would NOT show up with protocol B or C,
> or with ext3, 
> or when using any fs on top of lvm on top of drbd on top of anything,
> or when using any fs on top of drbd on top of lvm or md raid0/5/10.
> it would show up e.g. when using xfs on top of drbd
> on top of bare sata/scsi or md raid1.
> workaround: see above, for when it does NOT show up.
> the fix is there:
>  http://git.drbd.org/?p=drbd-8.0.git;a=commitdiff;h=75a45802045fadaaaa926e58407726ace0317a0d
>  http://git.drbd.org/?p=drbd-8.2.git;a=commitdiff;h=3a9e0f331315c487f79e32ff6e36b442d6d5369d
> and will be in the next releases.  yes, that means that we will likely
> see yet an other release of drbd 8.2 within the next few days.
> embarrassing.
> cheers anyways,
> and keep complaining!
> 	;->
Hello Lars,
i use xfs on drbd on lvm with protocol A, multipage BIOS ok if you think 
It´s a pair of root Servers
I hope this is ok so.

i have a last stupid question. How do i deploy these patch on my drbd-8.0.8

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