kernel drbd module

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at
Thu Feb 18 15:29:39 UTC 2010

Andy Whitcroft wrote:
> Some time back we reviewed the current Ubuntu drivers.  One which stuck
> out was the drdb driver which seemed to mainly be used by the Server
> Team, and the rumours were that this driver was actually provided at a
> much later level by a DKMS package.  We are proposing therefore to remove
> this driver from the Ubuntu kernel on the assumption that the DKMS package
> contains the version in primary use.
> Before we commit to its removal I wanted to confirm that this is indeed
> an accurate summary of the current state.  Could those who are using this
> driver please stand up.
> Comments?
> -apw

Drop it from the Lucid kernel. The DKMS package drbd8-source is already
2 versions ahead of our kernel sources.

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at

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