[Linux-cluster] power controller is interal/loss of pwer prevents failover: any ideas

Lon Hohberger lhh at redhat.com
Mon Sep 11 14:07:27 UTC 2006

On Fri, 2006-09-08 at 11:16 -0700, Rick Rodgers wrote:
> Does anyone know of a good solution to providing good failover 
> for somthing like a Dell 1850? The issue here is that the power 
> souce plug in the back provides power for both the internal power
> controller
> and the node itself. So if you pull the cord it will not failover
> because
> it can not Stonith the failed node (power controller is down also).

Generally, you can't handle this without external fencing.


-- Lon

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