Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 238635
cman init script doesn't work with if xend is enabled but non-xen kernel is running [5.0.z1]
Last modified: 2009-04-16 18:43:23 EDT
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
If you boot a non-xen kernel w/ fence_xvmd, enabled in the cluster config, the
script returns a failure.
This isn't actually correct.
* Install a RHEL5 guest with advanced platform,
* Enable xend (chkconfig --level 2345 xend on)
* Install the current RHEL5 cluster errat for cman, and
* boot a kernel without Xen support,
...the cman init script chokes and will not start cman. This is actually not
related to fence_xvmd as originally thought.
This is consistent with the operational specification of how fence_xvmd is
started: failing to start fence_xvmd does not cause a failure of other parts of
Created attachment 154474
This patch should fix the problem. I've applied it to the HEAD and RHEL5
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