[Linux-HA] When do STONITH device shoot a node?
beekhof at gmail.com
Wed Sep 12 00:26:02 MDT 2007
On 8/31/07, sebastien lorandel <lorandel.sebastien at gmail.com> wrote:
> maybe this question has already been asked, but I didn't found any complete
> answer. So I am still wondering when exactly we get a STONITH.
> So I guess:
> - when a split-brain occurs
this is a specific case, more generally it happens when nodes disappear/fail
> - when a resource remains unmanaged
close but not quite
its when a resource fails to stop
> - when a resource fails (if "on_fail" was set to "fence")
also when bringing the cluster online (after being completely stopped)
because we don't truly know what state inactive nodes are in
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