[Linux-HA] heartbeat with OpenBSD ?
lmb at suse.de
Tue Mar 8 10:17:58 MST 2005
On 2005-03-08T17:50:00, Eugen Leitl <eugen at leitl.org> wrote:
> > Heartbeat does not require either DRBD or the nbd.
> I realize that. It's just inability to keep two filesystem synchronized is
> imo quite limiting on which HA services can be offered.
a) It's one filesystem still, just that the blockdevice it's on is being
b) For keeping filesystems in sync, other techniques such as rsync etc
might also be applicable.
c) Many HA services don't require a replicated file systems. (Firewalls,
databases with builtin replication and so on.)
d) Shared storage should work on OpenBSD too.
e) I'm sure someone will take money to build you a replicated block
device for OpenBSD too ;-)
Lars Marowsky-Brée <lmb at suse.de>
High Availability & Clustering
SUSE Labs, Research and Development
SUSE LINUX Products GmbH - A Novell Business
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