Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.
On Mon, Aug 30, 2010 at 10:58:51AM -0400, Mathieu Gagné wrote: > Hi, > > We are having issues with symbolic links in /dev/drbd/by-res/ and > /dev/drbd/by-disk not being cleared after a resource is > removed/unconfigured. > > The issue was claimed to be fixed with 8.3.1rc2: > http://lists.linbit.com/pipermail/drbd-user/2009-March/011771.html Nope, that was a different issue than yours, (symlinks have not been updated to new names when they should have) and it was fixed. > Unfortunately, the issue is not fixed and can still be reproduced. > > We are using DRBD 8.3.7 but used the latest version of > scripts/drbd.rules from git. > > According to git log, this file has not changed for +15 months: > http://git.drbd.org/drbd-8.3.git/?p=drbd-8.3.git;a=history;f=scripts/drbd.rules;h=080635f05e63414a34ce85bb1afa11351f3d0ed9;hb=HEAD > > The issue can be reproduced with those steps: > 1) create a new standalone resource resname (add it to drbd.conf) > 2) drbdadm create-md resname > 3) drbdadm attach resname > 4) drbdadm -- -o primary resname > 5) drbdadm down resname > > > Results: > 1) Both symbolic links in /dev/drbd/by-res/ and /dev/drbd/by-disk > still exist. Expected. The device's state is now "unconfigured", but the device still exists. -- : Lars Ellenberg : LINBIT | Your Way to High Availability : DRBD/HA support and consulting http://www.linbit.com DRBD® and LINBIT® are registered trademarks of LINBIT, Austria. __ please don't Cc me, but send to list -- I'm subscribed