heartbeat was initially developed by Alan Robertson. Later SuSE got into as well (Lars Morowski). It started as a simple two-node-cluster with ASCII-configuration files (v1-syntax) and developed into a complex cluster with xml-configuration (v2).

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WebRTC and socket.io WebSockets heartbeat

I create an application using WebRTC data channels (ordered, reliable) and socket.io WebSockets as signalling server. Assumptions (please confirm / neglect them) WebRTC SCTP & socket.io send ...
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HA - Heartbeat / Pacemaker - CentOS - Manual Symlinks

I have a MySQL Master <> Master pair setup for HA. I would like to setup automatic failover not just if the node hosting the current write mysql instance goes down, but also if the mysql instance ...
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Importance of ha.cf file in a heartbeat/pacemaker environment?

I'm having a few issues trying to understand ha.cf and how the cluster picks up on updates. For example, when creating a new cluster, I usually: Set some default options in ha.cf on node 1 - node x ...
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Continuously check LDAP connectivity to Domain Controllers ( LDAP Heartbeat Check)

working on developing script which runs via schedule task ; whole purpose of it is to target few domain controllers and continuously(for every 2 sec) do a ldap query targeting that particular DC and ...
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Monitoring heartbeat centos

I am using HAproxy on two servers and for high availability using heartbeat and everything is okay, but I want to monitoring heartbeat I have a long search and get clustat command but can't find it on ...
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heartbeat doesn't work on virtual interface

I try to use vertual interface as broadcast for heartbeat(bcast in ha.cf). When I try it I see this message in syslog: May 23 12:17:26 Ubuntu2 heartbeat: [1107]: ERROR: glib: Error setting socket ...
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Openssl not getting updated to 1.0.1g in CentOS 6.2

After the heartbleed bug i have updated my openssl to 1.0.1g. But to my shock when today i see my server-status it shows me openssl version 1.0.1e that was vulnerable to Heartbleed. I have upgraded my ...
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multicast address use in corosync

I'm wondering about the purpose of the multicast address in the corosync messaging software : Since we have to bind each net interface with an IP address and a specific port, and each ring communicate ...
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Which technique should be chosen for IP failover with manual control

I have the following setup, Linux stack, with front-end running nginx proxy and static assets and back-end running Ruby on Rails and MySQL in master-master replication: Primary site: front-end.a, ...
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AWS VPC custom VIP: How to get a IP Address assumption to work across two EC2 VPC instances?

I created an AWS VPC and three instances therein (head, nodeA, and nodeB). I also associated them all with a security group that allows fully open networking among the private (RFC-1918) addresses ...
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Redis: Configuration Options for limiting key/value sizes?

My boss recently asserted, in conversation, that Redis supports some configuration options for controlling maximum key or key/value sizes ... so we could set some option to prevent our applications ...
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Ipfail ignores Heartbeats command to stop

I currently have two RHEL 6.4 servers running Heartbeat 2.1.3-3, DRDB, and Monit. Heartbeat refuses to shut down gracefully. The "ipfail" process will not listen to heartbeat's command to stop. ...
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What is the best way to setup a heartbeat agent for failover between two VMs? [closed]

I have two VMs in VirtualBox that use NAT for their network adapters. They are both getting the same IP address, so I will need to reconfigure that; but knowing that, is it possible to set up a ...
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DRBD show StandAlone on Primary node after secondary node attach with it?

I am using Centos5.4 & DRBD8.2.6 heartbeat2.1.3 & one java program with Mysql & Asterisk1.6.2.6. On DRBD disk i put 2 service Asterisk & Mysql. SO if DRBD Disk not up both services ...
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Openvpn and heartbeat

I have several servers connected to openvpn and I want to make simple ip failover with heartbeat, but I can't figure out how to assign virtual openvpn ip. Is it possible to configure heartbeat in ...
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Heartbeat meatware STONITH on kernel panic

I have a two node cluster with heartbeat and DRBD managing a mysql resource. The failover works great if I halt the primary, reboot it, or disconnect the network connection. However, if the primary ...
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Heartbeat is not running on centos?

i'm install on centos CRITICAL: Resource IPaddr::192.168.137.20/24/eth0 is active, and should not be! fix: remove alias /etc/network/interface but i'm not find link /etc/network/interface on ...
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DRBD mount randomly unmounts itself

We have setup setup an NFS HA "cluster" using drbd/heartbeat. Everything works as expected when tested... If the instance nfs1 goes down, nfs2 picks up and everything seems to be fine. On both ...
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configure heartbeat HA on Amazon VPC instance

I'm trying to implement HA with Heartbeat (and monit) on two Amazon VPC instances. I read many articles about it and I tried all possible options I can think of. few articles I read (don't work for ...
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Heartbeat with two machines each different network

I am able to configure the heartbeat for two machines at same network. Properly set&configure ha.conf and haresources. I would like to know how I can establish same configuration for two machines ...
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Relation between Heartbeat and Corosync on openSUSE

I'm moving a Heartbeat + Pacemaker setup to openSUSE 12.1. It turns out that Heartbeat isn't supported on this platform anymore, and therefore it is not available from the official repos. Switching ...
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Make heartbeat check MySQL replication lag before resource takeover

I am using heartbeat with MySQL master-master configuration, and using mon to check up on MySQL health. All works well for detecting downed host or broken MySQL. But the problems start after takeover, ...
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SSL Session Persistence - HA Heartbeat

I have two servers, let's call them Milo and Otis. Now Milo and Otis are setup to be an active-passive pair of highly available servers where Milo is usually the master and Otis stands-by waiting for ...
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HAProxy Redundancy, is it possible

I've read through this question, Is it possible to make redundancy on HAProxy server?, and I'm using hearbeat to do my redundancy. My redundant server DOES indeed come alive and answer on the virtual ...
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Howto setup 3-node heartbeat cluster?

I want to set up a virtual IP on three nodes using heartbeat. Currently, I have this: ha.cf: # Facility to use for syslog()/logger (alternative to log/debugfile) logfacility local0 # ...
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crm command(cluster managment for pacemaker) not found in latest Centos 6

I have done such setup before, was no any issues. Now i can't do "crm configure" becuase no crm command availible in current package. Am I missing something? Maybe it replaced by other way/command? ...
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can heartbeat notice a stopped service and re-start it

I have two nodes, the complete IP failover works for them very well - when node 1 is down, node 2 grabs the IP and starts services. What i would love to know is: if the server 1 does not crash ...
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Force heartbeat change active node

Is there a way to force heartbeat change active node? Or may be force to node to release resources so that one of other node take it. Ubuntu 12.04 Heartbeat
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Could not start heartbeat

I am having following erro when starting heartbeat. What is the problem? # service heartbeat start Starting High-Availability services: IPaddr[16856]: INFO: Running OK ...
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Delay in heartbeat service to be started on other server

I am using the heartbeat configuration on two of my servers as it is recommended. This is my heartbeat configuration file. auto_failback on <br> logfile /var/log/ha-log <br> logfacility ...
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Linux HA Heartbeat Virtual IP Switching with domain name linked to it

I have heartbeat set up on two servers like so: Master: 10.15.1.50 Backup: 10.15.1.51 (Virtual IP: 10.15.1.52) So, the master always has 10.15.1.52 as well, but if it goes down, the backup will ...
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does heartbeat v3 support same resource agent types of pacemaker?

As we know, Pacemaker supports three types of Resource Agents,  LSB Resource Agents,  OCF Resource Agents,  legacy Heartbeat Resource Agents http://www.linux-ha.org/wiki/Resource_Agents ...
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Configure DRBD and Heartbeat on Cpanel

I am working to setup a high availability cPanel server. I have two servers on same data center. The cPanel server has got 150 websites and 15 ip addresses where 1 is main shared ip and 14 other ...
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could heartbeat v3 monitor service/resource status without pacemaker?

I am trying to setup a HA system based on CentOS, I want to use heartbeat v3 for the "heartbeat" mechanism, resource start/stop, looks heartbeat can get it done. But about the resource status, ...
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DBRD dual primary Heartbeat resource management

I have the following setup: Two servers with DRBD running dual primary with OCFS2 Heartbeat with two virtual ips, one for each server Round robin DNS to load balance NFS across the two vIPs ...
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Heartbeat won't successfully start up resources from a cold boot when a failed node is present

I currently have two ubuntu servers running Heartbeat and DRBD. The servers are directly connected with a 1000Mbps crossover cable on eth1 and have access to an IP camera LAN on eth0. Now, let's say ...
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How to set up Heartbeat to run a service only at one node

I have two Ubuntu 12.04 servers, which run mysql in a master-master setup, with mmm as manager. How can I set up heartbeat to make sure that mmm only runs at one node at the time? *Edit to explain ...
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DRBD with MySQL

Question about using DRBD to provide HA for MySQL. I need to be sure that my backup MySQL instance is always going to be in a functional state when the failover occurs. What happens, for example, ...
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DRBD heartbeat's resource role trouble in centos 5.4 by mysql files owner change?

I am using 2 machines with centos,mysql,drbd,heartbeat,asterisk. node 1 has hdc :SAMSUNG HD160JJ/P, ATA DISK drive kernel version 1 SMP Tue Aug 21 17:50:26 EDT 2012 kernel release ...
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Heartbeat should not shut down spare webserver

I have a simple heartbeat setup that watches my 2 servers and transfers the ip public to another server in case of a crash /etc/heartbeat/haresources server1 192.168.1.203 nginx However I would ...
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How does Heartbeat determine when to switch to the secondary? Can you force it to switch?

I've been trying to understand exactly how Heartbeat works - I understand how when one server dies, it switches to the backup. But, for me, it also switches when the primary has a large increase in ...
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Monitoring Varnish with Heartbeat and Pacemaker

I have a pair of servers setup as high availability load balancers/reverse proxies. Each runs Ubuntu 12.04 x64 Server, Varnish, Heartbeat and Pacemaker, with Varnish load balancing traffic to back-end ...
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Heartbeat external plugin configuration format

I have developed an external Heartbeat v1 plugin, which expects its configuration by means of environment variables. AFAIK, this is what Heartbeat provides when configuring the plugin using the ...
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How to check which node is the master with heartbeat?

I need to know which machine is the current active node in an active(1)-passive(n) cluster. Reading the docs I could come up with cl_status rscstatus <node name> which returns various values ...
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Heartbeat is not claiming the resources

I am trying to build a dynamic cluster of machines that have to communicate with the master node (for reporting, updates and various other tasks that are to be dealt with by the master node). For ...
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How to setup heartbeat for IP fail over on SSH failure

I wonder if anyone can help me, I am trying to setup heartbeat on a redhat 5 to failover an IP address when ssh stops responding on a server. So basically you ssh to a VIP and then get put through ...
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NFS exportfs spamming logs. Is this a broken setup?

I have a NFS server running Ubuntu 10.04, serving an OCFS2 filesystem. The setup is somehow complicated because the server has Heartbeat and Pacemaker installed to make a cluster with another server. ...
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IP failover on different subnets

I have two real servers, on different subnets, each one with a permanent IP, and with a failover IP that can be used by either server. The hoster provides an API with which I can assign the failover ...
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NFS failover WITHOUT DRBD?

So I am trying to set up a redundant NFS share in a cloud environment(all links internal, half gig links), and I am looking into using heartbeat for failover, but all the guides seem to be about ...
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Heartbeat/DRBD failover didn't work as expected. How do I make the failover more robust?

I had a scenario where a DRBD-heartbeat set up had a failed node but did not failover. What happened was the primary node had locked up, but didn't go down directly (it was inaccessible via ssh or ...