[DRBD-user] before-resync-target handler returned 3

Johannes Thoma johannes.thoma at linbit.com
Tue Jun 10 15:31:35 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.

On Tuesday 10 June 2008 01:35:01 pm P.Pijnacker wrote:
> After a succeeded experiment with  Xen live migration, with drbd in dual
> primary mode, one node switched to WFConnection mode, the other in
> Standalone mode and I cannot fix it.
> In dmessg and /var/log/messages I see no 'split brain'.
> II did all the steps to to setup drbd again, but no effect.
> In /var/log/messages there is a line:
> before-resync-target handler returned 3,  dropping connection.
> In the dbd-user archives or with Google I cannot find this message.
> What does it mean?
> How to restart the connection?
> Piet Pijnacker

Are you using the -c switch to drbdadm to use a non-standard config file? In 
that case exactly that happens. 

- Johannes

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