[DRBD-user] [PATCH] dopd should notify when peer is dead (was "Refusing to be Primary while peer is not outdated" when peer is dead?)

Lars Ellenberg lars.ellenberg at linbit.com
Wed Mar 26 15:08:00 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.

On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 09:50:38AM +0100, Lars Ellenberg wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 25, 2008 at 11:43:41PM -0700, Art Age Software wrote:
> > >  during heavy failover testing with current heartbeat and many drbd devices,
> > >  a blocker bug (dopd crash) was found, so it will take a few more days.
> > 
> > It's been two weeks since this update and over a month since the
> > problem was first reported. That seems like an awfully long time to
> > wait for a fix to such a critical issue. Is there any news?
> Rasto (Author of dopd) is done testing, during which some more issues
> have been found, which made it take so long.
> late yesterday I received his final patch for review, and will probably
> commit to heartbeat -dev mercurial repository later this day.

turned out to be a rather simple patch, after all, in spite of the
strange symptoms we have been observing during testing.
committed as http://hg.linux-ha.org/dev/rev/47f60bebe7b2

any distribution maintainers reading this?  please consider adding it to
your next heartbeat patch level package.

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