[Linux-cluster] AoE does not discover
Ramon van Alteren
ramon at vanalteren.nl
Thu Jul 13 10:00:29 UTC 2006
Tracy R Reed wrote:
> Hello all!
> Anyone here use AoE? I cannot seem to find an AoE specific mailing
> list. Not sure I want to bother the Coraid folks since I am not using
> Coraid equipment. Is there a better place for this query? I am so
> close to getting my cluster mounted with root (and then Xen domains)
> on AoE but my initrd is having problems getting AoE set up. I am using
> kernel vmlinuz-126.96.36.199-xen.
> AoE is compiled in statically.
Switch it to module based and update the module with the source from
Apart from the performance improvement I'm also under the impression
that the discovery process is working slightly better.
> But when I do echo 1 > /dev/aoe/discover nothing happens.
That's weird, it should do a broadcast.
> Any ideas? Thanks!
Hope this helps, we're using coraids SR1520, a co-worker tested with
vblades in a vmware test-setup but found it to be slightly error-prone.
You might want to check out Ian Blenkes site:
if you haven't done so already.
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