[DRBD-user] drbdsetup wait-sync don't wait forewer

Lars Ellenberg lars.ellenberg at linbit.com
Fri Nov 16 10:03:31 CET 2012

Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
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On Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 10:42:48AM +0400, mahatma wrote:
> Lars Ellenberg писал 2012-11-14 14:07:
> >You may be syncing "too fast", and get a netlink buffer overrun,
> >which
> >we do not handle properly in these long running drbdsetup calls yet.
> >
> >Did you try with 8.3.14 yet?  It broadcasts "sync progress" no
> >more than once per second, which should prevent this overrun.
> No, I use latest 8.4 and don't rollback.

I was just guessing the cause. It may be something else as well...

Still, you should then "roll forward",
once that patch shows up in 8.4,
which should be "soon".

> Also I add loop into script if still SyncTarget after wait-sync, so,
> for me it not too crytical now.

That's the way to work around it, yes.

: Lars Ellenberg
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