[PVE-User] DRBD & Proxmox scenario

Gilou contact+dev at gilouweb.com
Tue Mar 10 10:08:41 CET 2015

Le 10/03/2015 09:29, Dietmar Maurer a écrit :
>> I suggest you consider using LVM type storage. Use for underlaying 
>> storage (PV) the DRBD metadevice. This way you don't need any cluster 
>> filesystem, only CLVM which is included with Proxmox.
> Just want to mention that clvm is not really required, because all pve tools
> use their own locking mechanism...


This is good. I tried it, and it seems to work as advertised.

Question then, what about CT/OpenVZ ? If I mount a LV (over drbd) as an
ext* partition, will it manage the locking by itself? Or is it not
possible ?



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