[DRBD-user] Redundancy

nathan at robotics.net nathan at robotics.net
Sat Jul 19 23:43:18 CEST 2008

Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
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On Sat, 19 Jul 2008, David Coulson wrote:

> I don't think you can in the drbd.conf (I may be wrong) - I typically use 
> bonded interfaces for redundancy, or if the boxes are further away I will 
> build OSPF or BGP peering on the environment so you can route between both 
> boxes over a couple of different interfaces - Not perfect, but it tolerates 
> failures fairly well.

I don't think the bonding interface lets you bond infiniband IPoIB with 
Ethernet. I thought about OSPF, but I am not sure how it would work with 
all of the Xen DomUs I have on both boxes. That may be worth a shot tho.


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