[DRBD-user] during sync, inconsistant side becomes primary

Florian Haas florian at hastexo.com
Fri Oct 21 18:41:21 CEST 2011

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On 2011-10-21 17:10, Gerald Brandt wrote:
> Hi,
> I shut down my primary for a disk upgrade.  After the upgrade, the primary was inconsistent (obviously, it was missing 13 hours of uptime data).
> Heartbeat made the unit primary again, even though the data was inconsistent.
> How does DRBD handle reads from a known inconsistent primary?

It transparently fetches blocks that are locally out-of-sync, from the peer.


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