[DRBD-user] Config File - Syncer Rate not working

Raoul Bhatia [IPAX] r.bhatia at ipax.at
Wed Oct 21 16:42:26 CEST 2009

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On 10/21/2009 02:29 PM, Robert Dunkley wrote:
> Hi Everyone,
> I have a number of LVM partitions setup in DRBD and they all work fine
> except the synch rate is very slow until I issue this command:
> drbdsetup /dev/drbd1 syncer --rate 350000
> The connection between the systems is 20Gb Infiniband and capable of
> about 1Gbyte/sec with TCP/IP, I'm using DRBD 8.2.6. Below is an excerpt
> from my config file. Is my syncer option wrong? Can any of the resource
> options be moved to the global section?

i think the section you're searching for is called "common":

e.g. from my "drbdadmin dump":
  common {
      syncer {
          rate             50M;
          al-extents       257;

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