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Re: [Xen-users] drbd integration in Xen3.3(Ubuntu)

To: Matt <brimstone@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] drbd integration in Xen3.3(Ubuntu)
From: Longina Przybyszewska <longina@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 27 Aug 2009 16:23:40 +0200 (CEST)
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On Thu, 27 Aug 2009, Matt wrote:

Longina Przybyszewska wrote:
it seems that Xen3.3 in Ubuntu Hardy is missing integration with drbd:

I get -
Error: "Block device must have "phy", "file", or "tap" specified to type"
when I try 'xm create test.cfg".

VM 'test' has in config file 'drbd' resource as block device.

disk    = ['drbd:test-swap,xvda1,w', 'drbd:test-disk,xvda2,w' ]

Does anybody have success with this type of configuration on Ubuntu Hardy?

I had the same problems with my block-iscsi script. Maybe the
attached patch will work for you. This works for my paravirtualized
domUs, but not fully virtualized domUs.

How you patched - and compiled? Do I have to get Xen-source from Ubuntu distribution?


Longina Przybyszewska, system programmer

IMADA, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

University of Southern Denmark, Odense
Campusvej 55,DK-5230 Odense M, Denmark

tel: +45 6550 2359 - http://www.imada.sdu.dk
email: longina@xxxxxxxxxxxx

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