Re: what happened to /dev/xvdd in my instance?
That's a funny - and true observation - I also reproduced the same - during
hotpluging disks, and also during booting instance with already attached
disks - BUT inside VM, there are vda, vdb, vdc, vdd disks (no vde, as can
be seen in VM XML)
I though it might had something to do with ISO files, but these are (as it
seems) always attached as IDE (sdc in my case/test).
I'm still assuming this is done due to some reservations
On Thu, 6 Dec 2018 at 18:25, Yiping Zhang <yzhang@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi, All:
> I am working on a script to handle data disks. So, I added a few data
> disks to my instance. Then I noticed that in listVolumes api output, the
> third data disk actually has a deviceid 4, instead of 3 as I would expect.
> Sure enough, in the guest OS, I see three data disks as /dev/xvdb,
> /dev/xvdc, and /dev/xvde. There is no device /dev/xvdd.
> Why does CloudStack skip device /dev/xvdd? I have verified this behavior
> on both ACS versions 188.8.131.52 and 184.108.40.206.