[DRBD-user] Enabling use-rle

Brian R. Hellman brian at linbit.com
Fri Aug 20 16:38:47 CEST 2010

Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.

On 08/20/2010 01:28 AM, Guy wrote:
> Hi,
> I'd like to try using use-rle on a new installation and see what
> effect it has but there doesn't seem to be any documentation regarding
> it on the website. Only see reference to it on the "Feature List"
> page. Can someone tell me what actions in DRBD will be effected by
> this setting and where it should be used in the config?
use-rl goes in they syncer section and causes the bitmap to be
compressed prior to transferring it to the peer node.  This is useful in
situation where bandwidth can limited at times.

Hope that helps,


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