[DRBD-user] How to stop using DRBD?

Rob Morin rob at dido.ca
Fri Jan 18 22:32:17 CET 2008

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

what is the status of a cat /proc/drbd??

is it synced? maybe the last time your tried there were not synced??

post that result and lets go from there...


Rob Morin
Dido Internet Inc.

Doug Porter wrote:
> We've had 2 machines running for a couple years using DRBD and have decided
> that the HA approach isn't right for us.  We have one drive mounted using
> DRBD, so:
> /dev/drbd0   is   /home
> I want to go back to using 
> /dev/hda7    as  /home
> But last month when we had an issue at one point I tried that and many files
> were missing, so I gather it's not as simple as that?   I haven't found any
> mention of it in any documentation and, clearly, my understanding of the
> whole setup is flimsy at best.
> Any suggestions would be very much appreciated!

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