Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.
On Wed, Jun 06, 2012 at 09:28:33PM +0200, Dirk wrote: > Hi folks, > > on a freshly installed server pair I am activating 3 drbd volumes each. > The first two go without problem, the third returns > >[root at server-01 ~]# drbdadm create-md RESOURCE > >Writing meta data... > >initializing activity log > >NOT initialized bitmap > >New drbd meta data block successfully created. > >success > >Command 'drbdmeta 2 v08 /dev/sda7 internal write-dev-uuid > >B8B8EDD2900264FC' terminated with exit code 255 > The weird things about that are: > - /dev/sda7 is a freshly created partition with nothing on it > - this happens on both servers with exactly this partition > > Even disabling sanity-checks does not really work: No, nothing to do with those. > I am stuck. I do not google many hits with the above exit code and > find nothing in the docs about it - any hint or help is appreciated. maybe you can strace it, and/or run with an insane amount of "-v", like strace -o tmp.create.out \ drbdmeta 2 v08 /dev/sda7 internal create-md -vvvvvvvvvvv strace -o tmp.write-dev-uuid.out \ drbdmeta 2 v08 /dev/sda7 internal write-dev-uuid B8B8EDD2900264FC -vvvvvvvvvvv Possibly cleaning up in /var/lib/drbd/*.lkbd helps. If so, let us know. -- : Lars Ellenberg : LINBIT | Your Way to High Availability : DRBD/HA support and consulting http://www.linbit.com