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Recommeded update for drbd


(Last modified: 27SEP2004)

solutions Recommeded update for drbd SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (2a093e71044f50d8a37c8607224880fb)

Applies to

Product(s): SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4

Package: drbd
Release: 20040927
Obsoletes: none


All users of drbd should upgrade.



Problem description

This update of drbd fixes several scenarios where the drbd primary node could lock-up if the secondary failed during sync.
It also fixes a module initialization bug on x86_64.
Several minor bugs have also been fixed.
Install this package together with latest kernel update (which includes the newer drbd kernel module).


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh drbd.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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