[DRBD-user] Getting TRIM to Work with DRBD

Eric Robinson eric.robinson at psmnv.com
Tue Jul 25 20:20:12 CEST 2017

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

> > > Well, would someone please tell the folks at SUSE to catch up? DRBD
> > > 9.0.1 is what comes with their latest distro, SLE 12 SP2, with the
> > > latest version of their Enterprise High Availability Extension. Even
> > > the OpenSUSE LEAP repos only go as high as 9.0.6. I can build from
> > > source, but I'll lose SUSE support. It looks like that's the course I must
> take. Thanks for the feedback.
> > >
> >
> > Uh oh, I don't see instructions for building from source in the drbd 9
> > user guide. Has that option been removed? Or are the steps the same as
> > for 8.X?
> Just to be extra clear on that: It got removed from the users guide.
> People are free to build from source. Everything required, minus build
> dependencies obviously, is in the repos/tar balls, even a debian directories
> and spec files.

Thanks for the clarification. I spoke with someone on the Linbit chat line yesterday who said that the instructions might be added back into the manual at some point. Do you know why they were omitted?

Eric Robinson

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