[DRBD-user] Problem when stopping node1

Milind Dumbare milind at linsyssoft.com
Wed Jul 26 13:42:55 CEST 2006

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On Wed, 2006-07-26 at 11:59 +0200, Lars Ellenberg wrote:
> / 2006-07-26 14:33:32 +0530
> \ Milind Dumbare:
> > But I faced the same problem when I didn't have heartbeat. when I
> > brought hearbeat up it started working.
> well. maybe incidentally the problem was "solved" just "at the same
> time" you started to use heartbeat.
> the problem the OP described and heartbeat are unrealated things.
> > If its not the heartbeat then where is the problem?
> I don't know what your problem was/is.
> I have some guesses where the OPs problem lies.
> Thats why I requested some more details about the situation. 
> > And where does heartbeat come in picture?
> when you need a cluster manager.
So you mean DRBD can work without cluster manager? 
My schenario was this. I had primary with consistent data and secondary
with inconsistent data. As I have skipped the sync with (write_gi.pl).
So now when I pull out secondary's network cable ( secondary is down)
primary used to panic.

Is this unrelated to heartbeat?
> > Can high availabality can be achieved without heartbeat?
> of course, there are other cluster managers.  even "simple handcrafted
> hackish scripts" sometimes to an amazing job for a very specific setup.
> it depends.
> btw, please try to post to the list only.
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