[Linux-HA] heartbeat reporting utility

Andrew Beekhof beekhof at gmail.com
Tue Oct 2 08:08:30 MDT 2007


On 10/2/07, Robert Lindgren <robert.lindgren at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 10/2/07, Dejan Muhamedagic <dejanmm at fastmail.fm> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > On Mon, Oct 01, 2007 at 07:20:18PM +0200, Robert Lindgren wrote:
> > > > That is probably what it looks like when Heartbeat logs directly
> > > > to files. Nuisance. Either we change the log format to look like
> > > > syslog output or I'll have to support that format too.
> > >
> > > Or maybe I should change my logging :)
> > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Not sure why my logs look like this, is there something I can change?
> > > >
> > > > If you use syslog, it should work.
> > > >
> > > > Thanks for reporting this. I'll fix it as soon as possible.
> >
> > hb_report supports now both log formats. That was easier than to
> > repeat all the time how to configure ha.cf.
> >
> > > I don't use logd I think, I don't have logd.cf and I only have a
> > > logfacility in my ha.cf. I think that was the default when installing
> > > the interim packages from the OpenSuse Build Service.
> >
> > logfacility is set? In that case the logging should go through
> > syslog. Can you post your ha.cf.
>
> Well I did have both logfile and logfacility, I removed that earlier
> today and now I have this in my ha.cf:
>
> syslogmsgfmt true
> logfile /var/log/ha-log
> keepalive 2
> deadtime 30
> warntime 10
> initdead 120
> udpport 694
> ucast eth1 10.0.0.1
> ucast eth1 10.0.0.2
> ucast eth0 192.168.12.198
> ucast eth0 192.168.12.199
> baud 115200
> serial /dev/ttyS0  # Linux
> auto_failback off
> node    noemic1
> node    noemic2
> ping_group ping_nodes 192.168.12.1 192.168.12.40 192.168.12.20
> respawn root /usr/lib/heartbeat/pingd -m 100 -d 5s
> apiauth ipfail gid=haclient uid=hacluster
> crm on
>
> But I still get heartbeat stuff in syslog and daemon.log for some
> reason beyond my understanding...

the crm assumes it should always log to syslog and is defaulting to
using LOG_DAEMON.  add this to ha.cf to make it not do that:
  logfacility none



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