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Bug 238635 - cman init script doesn't work with if xend is enabled but non-xen kernel is running [5.0.z1]
cman init script doesn't work with if xend is enabled but non-xen kernel is r...
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: cman (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Ryan McCabe
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Reported: 2007-05-01 17:38 EDT by Lon Hohberger
Modified: 2009-04-16 18:43 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2007-0575
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Last Closed: 2007-11-07 11:59:31 EST
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Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2007:0575 normal SHIPPED_LIVE cman bug fix update 2007-10-31 08:26:24 EDT

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Description Lon Hohberger 2007-05-01 17:38:03 EDT
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Comment 1 Lon Hohberger 2007-05-07 14:27:04 EDT

If you boot a non-xen kernel w/ fence_xvmd, enabled in the cluster config, the
script returns a failure.

Comment 2 Lon Hohberger 2007-05-10 10:51:00 EDT
This isn't actually correct.

If you:

* 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
the infrastructure.

Comment 3 Ryan McCabe 2007-05-10 10:57:10 EDT
Created attachment 154474

This patch should fix the problem. I've applied it to the HEAD and RHEL5
Comment 4 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-05-10 11:04:10 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2007-11-07 11:59:31 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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