[DRBD-user] Problems using image files with drbd, maybe unsupported?

Lars Ellenberg lars.ellenberg at linbit.com
Wed Oct 6 13:44:09 CEST 2010

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On Wed, Oct 06, 2010 at 10:51:54AM +0200, Martin Fandel wrote:
> Hi,
> hearbeat does the same as I do in the following steps:
> drbd disconnect all
> drbd primary all
> mount /dev/drbd0 /var/lib/xen/images
> However, in a heartbeat environment, the xen images are also damaged.
> If the primary node fails, all xen images located in
> /var/lib/xen/images are inconsistent and not bootable. 
> I can avoid this by using fsck on the images. But I don't know how use
> fsck on image files. Does anybody know this?

That should not happen.
Your setup is broken somewhere.

Maybe show the xml definition of your xen resource,
of the pacemaker config,
and the drbd config,
and someone can point out what you did wrong.

: Lars Ellenberg
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