[Pacemaker] Manual fence confirmation by stonith_admin doesn't work again.

Digimer lists at alteeve.ca
Thu Dec 19 01:48:36 EST 2013

On 19/12/13 12:44 AM, Nikita Staroverov wrote:
> Hello!
> Some months ago i wrote about manual fence confirmation by stonith_admin
> -C. Andrew fixed this, but it works only for pacemaker+corosync.
> CMAN-based configuration won't do manual fencing this way.
> I tried stonith_admin -C , pacemaker made node  clean offline, but
> didn't notify CMAN about this. CMAN's fenced was tried fence_pcmk
> indefinitly.
> fence_ack_manual works as expected.
> I think pacemaker must notify CMAN about manual fence confirmations.
> Tested configuration: CentOS 6.5, pacemaker 1.1.10 from centos repos.

That's how cman's fencing is designed. It does not support manual 
fencing at all, and for good reason, I would argue. Is there a reason 
you aren't using real fencing?

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