[DRBD-user] Upgrade PVE 4.4 to 5.1 DRB9

Roland Kammerer roland.kammerer at linbit.com
Tue Mar 20 11:24:51 CET 2018

On Tue, Mar 20, 2018 at 02:17:39PM +0400, Shafeek Sumser wrote:
> In fact, what I did before was installed drbd-dkms and then I installed the
> kernel headers.
> So to rectify, I just did a removal of drbd-dkms and re-install it.  So the
> proper way is to install the kernel-headers first then the drbd-dms
> package.
> A search in the proxmox kernel packages, I found that there is the meta
> package pve-headers but it uses the kernel pve-headers-4.10.5-1-pve.
> My actual kernel is on 4.13.13-6-pve.  So the meta package did not work.  I
> need to install the proper kernel version apt-get install
> pve-headers-`uname -r`
> Whenever there is a new kernel provided by pve, I think they provide their
> respective kernel headers.
> I will watch this and whenever there is a kernel updates it should be
> working from my point of view since it will also update its respective
> kernel headers.

Thanks for the explanation. Then the typical user has to install that
meta package and then the rest should just work... I add that hint to
the users guide.

Regards, rck

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