Having Fun with the DRBD Manage Control Volume

As you might know, DRBD Manage is a tool that is used in the DRBD9 stack to manage (create, remove, snapshot) DRBD resources in a multi-node DRBD cluster. DRBD Manage stores the cluster information in the so called Control Volume. The control volume is a DRBD9 resource itself which is then replicated across the whole cluster. This means that the control volume itself is just a block device, like all the regular DRBD resources. Read more

DRBDmanage installation is now easier!

In the last blog post about DRBDmanage we mentioned

Initial setup is a bit involved (see the README)

… with the new release, this is no longer true! Read more