Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.
No worries! thanks David > -----Original Message----- > From: Alex Haye [mailto:ahayehaye at gmail.com] > Sent: Monday, 8 August 2005 12:26 PM > To: David > Subject: Re: [DRBD-user] DRBD and heartbeat IP config. > > > On 8/7/05, David <david at davidbranford.net> wrote: > > Thanks Alex, > > > > > -----Original Message----- > > > From: drbd-user-bounces at lists.linbit.com > > > [mailto:drbd-user-bounces at lists.linbit.com]On Behalf Of Alex Haye > > > Sent: Sunday, 7 August 2005 5:18 PM > > > To: DRBD List > > > Subject: Re: [DRBD-user] DRBD and heartbeat IP config. > > > > > > > > > On 8/7/05, David <david at davidbranford.net> wrote: > > > > Hi all, > > > > > > > > I'm currently investigating how to configure DRBD to work > with heartbeat > > > > between 2 PC's (I have a drbd resource, r0, working successfully). > > > > > > > > My confusion at the moment: should the IP address which drbd > > > uses be failed > > > > over, or should it be configured via the standard system > > > network scripts? > > > > (running RedHat 9) > > > > > > > > David. > > > > > > > > > If you're looking for a single IP, active/passive configuration > > > example then I'm pretty sure you want to look at this: > > > > > > http://linux-ha.org/GettingStarted_2fOneIPAddress > > > > Thanks - have seen that site, but not knowing heartbeat > resources config. > > very well I didn't know how to read the resource lines in haresources > > properly (have since worked that out). > > > > > >From what I can tell, don't rely on your distro to setup the IP. The > > > "init.d"-like scripts that come with heartbeat will handle assigning > > > your virtual cluster IP automatically. > > > > ok, so do you mean set the network interface that DRBD uses up via the > > distro. scripts and then assign *only* the virtual IP address > via heartbeat? > > Since the IP addresses of the interfaces DRBD uses need to be > hard-coded in > > drbd.conf I guessed I should set these manually (ie. via the distro. > > scripts). > > > > Exactly. Sorry I didn't answer your question very well the first > time around. > > You should probably have dedicated interfaces between the two nodes > for DRBD. The "virtual" IP is left for hearbeat to assign. > > !DSPAM:42f6c9b6299572062810470! > >