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Re: [Xen-devel] Debian, Xen and DRBD: Enabling true server redundancy

To: Tom Hibbert <tom@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Debian, Xen and DRBD: Enabling true server redundancy
From: Nils Toedtmann <xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 15 Jun 2005 12:50:47 +0200
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Am Mittwoch, den 15.06.2005, 10:16 +1200 schrieb Tom Hibbert:
> I have a strong case for Xen clustering, and I'm knee deep in the dead
> with builds at the moment, but I thought I'd post a bit about where I'm
> at.
> I've noticed a few people on the list having problems with Xen and DRBD,
> so I thought I'd post an approximate walkthrough of the steps I've been
> taking to bring it up. 

A meta-question: Why did you choose DRDB instead of RAID1-on-(G)NBD
(more precise: DRDB-on-local-RAID instead of RAID1-on-GNDB-on-local-
RAID)? Does DRDB stay usable (mountable) while resyncing after a

> [...]
> Please give me some feedback on this documentation style. 

Thanx for this nice writeup! /nils.

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