Rif: Re: [Linux-HA] explanations

Lars Marowsky-Bree lmb at suse.de
Wed Jul 20 08:25:24 MDT 2005


On 2005-07-20T03:44:22, Carson Gaspar <carson at taltos.org> wrote:

> >>STONITH (or storage fencing) protects against kernel / heartbeat
> >>/ storage bugs in addition to split-brain. If I'm wrong, I'd love to see
> >>an  example of a failure scenario.
> >Split-brain scenarios cannot be completely solved by quorum.
> As I said, I'd _love_ to be proven wrong. But proof by vigorous assertion 
> won't do it.

How does your quorum mechanism solve a 1:1 split?


Sincerely,
    Lars Marowsky-Brée <lmb at suse.de>

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