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Re: [DRBD-user] Why does data not become active on secondary when primary is down?

From: Cameron Smith <velvetpixel_at_nospam>
Date: Thu Mar 18 2010 - 18:23:54 GMT
To: drbd-user@lists.linbit.com

I am already running heartbeat but didn't know that I needed to use it to
manage DRBD. I though that DRBD would manage promotion internally.

Where is the how-to?

I have just been reading through the user guide:
http://www.drbd.org/users-guide/users-guide.html

And the install config walk though here:
http://www.drbd.org/docs/about

Cameron

On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 10:55 AM, David Coulson <david@davidcoulson.net>wrote:

> You have to elevate the secondary to primary on node failure. Heartbeat is
> a good way to do this.
>
> Did you read the HOW-TO?
>
>
> On 3/18/10 1:51 PM, Cameron Smith wrote:
>
> Why does data not become active on secondary when primary is down?
>
>
> I have a two node setup and live data is on /dev/drbd1 on node1
> (primary).
>
>
> When primary goes down why is that data then not visible or accessible at
> /dev/drbd1 on node2 (secondary)?
>
>
> Thanks,
> Cameron
>
>
>
>
>
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