[Linux-ha-dev] For Review: CIB Schema & Implementation Details
lmb at suse.de
Mon Jan 12 03:12:07 MST 2004
Andrew Beekhof <andrew_beekhof at yahoo.com.au> said:
Good new year all!
> At the moment, AFAIK, the intention is to expose a command line
> interface to the CIB only. A draft of this interface along with the
> various messages that make up the interfaces between the CRM and its
> sub-systems is very close to release. Hopefully that may also answer
> some of your questions.
Initially, the CIB only is a fancy word for replicating the
configuration automatically. (Well, mostly.) So the initially exported
interface is a CLI tool to dump the current or load a new
More fancy tools - like incremental updates, being notified when a
particular value in the CIB changes etc - can be added later as they are
(As the CIB also consolidates the _current_ status of the cluster, such
functionality would be handy for CIM/SNMP agents.)
Lars Marowsky-Brée <lmb at suse.de>
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