[Linux-HA] Node "wants to go standby [all]"
alanr at unix.sh
Tue Mar 30 07:11:13 MST 2004
ha at freightgate.com wrote:
> I have two nodes that share a floating IP.
> They exchange heartbeat signals via 2 eth interfaces and a serial cable.
> One of the nodes (data2) was offline for a while (heartbeat stopped). When
> it came back online, the active node (data1) decided it wanted to go standby
> and give up all resources - without apparent reason. I have "auto_failback
> off" configured, so as far as I understand, this should not happen.
> What could trigger data1 to go standby?
ipfail could trigger this. In fact, it probably did, since heartbeat won't
do this on it's own. Or, someone ran hb_standby.
Alan Robertson <alanr at unix.sh>
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