[ClusterLabs] difference between external/ipmi and fence_ipmilan

Digimer lists at alteeve.ca
Tue Jun 26 12:22:48 EDT 2018

On 2018-06-26 06:00 AM, Stefan K wrote:
> Hello,
> can somebody tell me the difference between external/ipmi and fence_ipmilan? Are there preferences?
> Is one of these more common or has some advantages? 
> Thanks in advance!
> best regards
> Stefan

I believe (others can confirm) that 'external/ipmi' was used before the
fence agents were merged during the larger heartbeat/pacemaker and the
red hat stack merger.

As I understand it, external/ipmi is deprecated and fence_X are the
agents that should be used now.

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