[DRBD-user] drbdmanage : error in reporting free space with thin-lvm ?

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Sat Jan 23 08:16:48 CET 2016

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> Seems I found a anwser : I was using drbdmanage 0.91 with a thin lv but this
> version is using drbdmanage.storage.lvm.Lvm as default plugin.
> I'm now wondering how I can change the default plugin BEFORE initializing the
> nodes.

The lvmthin driver is the default if you use the proxmox drbdmanage 
package (v0.91 is on pvetest).

We currently use this patch to change the default for our needs:

Index: new/drbdmanage/server.py
--- new.orig/drbdmanage/server.py
+++ new/drbdmanage/server.py
@@ -147,7 +147,7 @@ class DrbdManageServer(object):
     # defaults
-        KEY_STOR_NAME      : "drbdmanage.storage.lvm.Lvm",
+        KEY_STOR_NAME      : "drbdmanage.storage.lvm_thinlv.LvmThinLv",
         KEY_DEPLOYER_NAME  : "drbdmanage.deployers.BalancedDeployer",
         KEY_MAX_PEERS      : str(DEFAULT_MAX_PEERS),

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