[Pacemaker] RFC: What part of the XML configuration do you hate themost?

Andrew Beekhof beekhof at gmail.com
Tue May 13 02:51:14 EDT 2008

On May 13, 2008, at 8:43 AM, Junko IKEDA wrote:

>> The changes for Pacemaker 1.0 include an overhaul of configuration
>> syntax.
>> We have a few things in mind for this already, but I'd also like to
>> get people's opinion on which parts need the most attention.
> I just got a request for cib.xml format.
> We can set "timeout value" for operation, like "start", "stop",  
> "monitor"...
> Sometimes it might be the same value.
> so, it's a pain to set them many times,
> and if we want to change "timeout value" all together, there would  
> be a lot
> of points to take care.
> That might be convenience if some setting can refer to the same  
> value, like
> environment variable in cib.xml.
> strange?

there is

     <parameter name="default-action-timeout" unique="0">
       <shortdesc lang="en">How long to wait for actions to complete</ 
       <content type="time" default="20s"/>
       <longdesc lang="en">How long to wait for actions to complete</ 

is that not sufficient?

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