[DRBD-user] Re: drbd-user Digest, Vol 3, Issue 30

Lars Ellenberg Lars.Ellenberg at linbit.com
Thu Oct 28 18:23:01 CEST 2004

Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.

/ 2004-10-28 12:09:28 -0400
\ Anand Subramanian:
> >> I am trying drbd (0.7.5) with Heartbeat (1.2.3) on RHEL3 update 2 
> >> (2.4.21-ELsmp Linux kernel - comes default with the distro). I have a 
> >> question regarding resource failover which hopefully makes sense to 
> >> someone out here. 
> >> 
> >> When my primary node (node1) goes down, I can see that node2 (hitherto, 
> >> the secondary node) takes over. But this takeover is not fully 
> automated. 
> >> W.r.t Heartbeat, the resource seems to be drbddisk (specified in the 
> >> /etc/ha.d/haresources file on both nodes in identical fashion). 
> >there has been a short thread about how to become primary when the other 
> >node dies about two weeks ago. may that answers part of your questions. 
> >
> >thanks, 
> >lge 
> All I want to know is : does anyone know if the scripts shipped by default 
> as part of the heartbeat 1.2.3 package handle this correctly(for drbd 
> 0.7.5)? No matter what is to be done to make the secondary node the 
> primary, if the primary crashes or is shutdown?
> In short, does /etc/ha.d/resource.d/drbddisk handle this scenario 
> correctly? Yes, I should be going through the code to find out. Which is 
> what I am doing. 
> But in the meantime...

but in the meantime, go read that thread.


	Lars Ellenberg

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