[Linux-cluster] Use alternate network interfaces for heartbeat in RHCS

Christine Caulfield ccaulfie at redhat.com
Fri Aug 28 14:58:24 UTC 2009

On 28/08/09 15:53, Christine Caulfield wrote:
> On 28/08/09 15:24, brem belguebli wrote:
>> Hi Chrissie,
>> Are you pointing me to the paragraph "what's the right way to ....eth0 ?"
>> I've tried this at first adding adding a suffix to the interfaces but
>> nothing happened. Suffix -p may be hardcoded (I've used -hb)
>> Here's an outputof my /etc/hosts (identical on both nodes):
>> node1 node1.mydomain
>> node2 node2.mydomain
>> node1-hb
>> node2-hb
>> Still using bond0 ....
>> Brem
> The suffix isn't hard-coded or anything to do with cman really, it's
> just a way of distinguishing interfaces.
> You need to edit cluster.conf to tell it to use the different name.
> If you get despertate then you can always put the IP address in
> cluster.conf, but the output from cman_tool nodes doesn't look as nice!

I haven't read that article in detail before but you're right, it makes 
no mention of changing cluster.conf!

I've fixed that now, thank you.


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