[Linux-cluster] Disabling cman at boot

Fabio M. Di Nitto fdinitto at redhat.com
Tue Jun 24 08:15:38 UTC 2008

On Fri, 20 Jun 2008, Federico Simoncelli wrote:

> On Fri, Jun 20, 2008 at 10:42 AM, Fabio M. Di Nitto <fdinitto at redhat.com> wrote:
>>> Do you think we should file a bug and continue the discussion there?
>> Sure. that's also fine by me.
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=452234


> As I wrote in the bug description... the solution I proposed (adding a
> boot parameter) will also make impossible to start the services
> manually later on (until next reboot). This might be why Jozsef was
> using the check on a file (which can be easily removed). Jozsef can
> you confirm this?
> Do you think we can find a way to remove this side effect?
> Is there a way to detect if the init script was run by the init binary
> or manually from the shell?

I am pretty sure there is a way to know if the script is invoked by init 
or not and believe it might be different from distro to distro, so this 
needs to be investigated properly.

> Should we add an other init command such as "force-start" to override
> the boot parameter check?


> Any better idea is more than welcome.

I'd really like to see you guys finding the right way to fullfil your 
needs here. I am absolutely open to solutions that will make your life 


I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.

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