[Linux-HA] Redundant Rings "Still Not There?"

Robinson, Eric eric.robinson at psmnv.com
Sun Oct 24 15:24:50 MDT 2010

> Heartbeat is not deprecated, it is still supported by Linbut 
> folks. (Many thanks to them). But if you need clvmd, GFS2, 
> you would have to use corosync, for example.   

It may not be "deprecated" per se, but there is no "getting started"
guide on the ClusterLabs site for using PaceMaker+Heartbeat like there
are for OpenAIS and Corosync. And there definitely seems to be a
perception in the community, correct or not, that heartbeat's days are

I notice that when I did 'yum install pacemaker', I got both corosync
and heartbeat with it.

[root at ha07a ~]# rpm -qa|grep -i heart
[root at ha07a ~]# rpm -qa|grep -i coros
[root at ha07a ~]#

Can you suggest a good guide for getting started with
heartbeat+pacemaker instead of corosync+pacemaker?

Eric Robinson

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