[DRBD-user] Proxmox5.2-12 + latest linstor drbdadm --config-to-exclude error

Roland Kammerer roland.kammerer at linbit.com
Mon Dec 3 11:55:07 CET 2018

On Mon, Dec 03, 2018 at 11:42:39AM +0100, Robert Altnoeder wrote:
> On 12/3/18 10:06 AM, Julien Escario wrote:
> > Still, I don't really understand why the kernel persist to load the 8.4
> > module, even after installing drbd-dkms module and multiple restart.
> Check whether different versions of the same module (drbd.ko &
> drbd_transport_tcp.ko, ...) is present in the modules directory
> (/lib/modules/<kernelversion>). Sometimes those modules end up in
> different directories, e.g. updates and weak-updates, and I've seen them
> elsewhere too in the past (not sure whether the distribution did that or
> someone put them there incorrectly).
> Anyhow, if you make sure that only the correct version of the drbd
> modules is present in that kernel's modules tree, the kernel will
> probably have a hard time trying to load the wrong one.

But doing that is a bad, hackish idea. There is a mechanism to have a
.ko shipped and one as update. And tools have to load the one in

I have not seen a problem after the dkms was installed on reboot time.
Is it in a .conf in /etc/modules-load.d/ ? Put it there and see if that
helps. Anybody else that could reproduce that?

Regards, rck

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