[DRBD-user] DRBD RA Error

Jake Smith jsmith at argotec.com
Thu Sep 22 15:06:53 CEST 2011

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

Forwarding messages that missed the list:

----- Original Message -----
> From: "Nick Khamis" <symack at gmail.com>
> To: "Jake Smith" <jsmith at argotec.com>
> Sent: Tuesday, September 20, 2011 3:16:17 PM
> Subject: Re: [DRBD-user] DRBD RA Error
> Hello Jake,
> Thank you so much for your response.

Np.  I've had help here - glad to pass it along.

> Yes, the "linbitt" is just a
> typo
> in the email. I am using the deprecated Heartebeat drbd RA to fix
> other issues... In terms of the DRBD status versus actual resource
> name, the resource is actually:
> resource r0.res {
> device    /dev/drbd0;
> disk      /dev/sda8;
> meta-disk /dev/sda7 [0];
>         on mydrbd1 {
>                 address;
>         }
>         on mydrbd2 {
>                 address;
>         }
> }

I know not about the Heartbeat drbd RA so I'm afraid I can't be of much more help.

> root at mydrbd1:/# /etc/init.d/drbd status
> drbd driver loaded OK; device status:
> version: 8.3.7 (api:88/proto:86-91)
> srcversion: EE47D8BF18AC166BE219757
> m:res     cs         ro                 ds                 p  mounted
>   fstype
> 0:r0_res  Connected  Primary/Secondary  UpToDate/UpToDate  C
>  /service  ext3
> root at mydrbd1:/# drbdadm attach r0_res
> 'r0_res' not defined in your config.
> And /dev/drbd/by-res/ contains r0.res, which is an empty when opening
> it with nano?

Try $ls -la /dev/drbd/by-res/
You'll find that those empty files are actually symbolic links to the drbd disk /dev/drbdX (drbd0 probably in this case)



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