[DRBD-user] unable to start the initial synchronisation of drbd devices

Stefan Seifert nine at detonation.org
Fri Sep 5 12:13:00 CEST 2008

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On Friday, 05. September 2008, Raoul Bhatia [IPAX] wrote:

> i only slightly altered the default drbd.conf of r0 and r1 - especially
> i am not using the real hosts name but using node_0 and node_1 to later
> integrate drbd into heartbeat - and followed [1] to connect the drbd
> any idea what i might be doing wrong?

Yes, you did not follow the documentation:

"on host-name 
 Carries the necessary configuration parameters for a DRBD device of the 
enclosing resource. host-name is mandatory and must match the Linux host name 
(uname -n) of one of the nodes."

Apart from that: if you plan to use heartbeat and dopd (and you really 
should!), then you will want to upgrade to the lastet version of drbd and 
heartbeat. Otherwise this won't work.


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