[DRBD-user] DRBD and heartbeat IP config.

Alex Haye ahayehaye at gmail.com
Sun Aug 7 09:48:16 CEST 2005

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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:


>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.



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