[Linux-cluster] quorum device not getting a vote causes 2-node cluster to be inquorate

Lon Hohberger lhh at redhat.com
Mon Mar 21 17:31:05 UTC 2011

On Tue, Mar 15, 2011 at 12:11:41AM -0400, bergman at merctech.com wrote:
> I have been using a 2-node cluster with a quorum disk successfully for
> about 2 years. Beginning today, the cluster will not boot correctly.
> The RHCS services start, but fencing fails with:
> 	dlm: no local IP address has been set
> 	dlm: cannot start dlm lowcomms -107
> This seems to be a symtpom of the fact that the cluster votes do not include votes from the quorum
> device:

There's a timing issue in RHEL 5.6 qdiskd wrt heuristics:


Test packages in there.

Lon Hohberger - Red Hat, Inc.

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