[ClusterLabs] Trying to understand the default action of a fence agent

Bryan K. Walton bwalton+1546953805 at leepfrog.com
Thu Jan 10 16:06:50 EST 2019

On Thu, Jan 10, 2019 at 01:45:30PM -0600, Ken Gaillot wrote:
> stonith-action applies to fence actions initiated by the cluster (e.g.
> when a node disappears). When you request a fence action yourself, it
> does whatever you requested -- in this case, pcs is doing a reboot by
> default. You have to explicitly add --off to get it do "off" instead.
> It occurs to me that it might be nice for pcs to follow stonith-action
> by default and allow an explicit --off or --reboot.

Thank you for the futher clarification, Ken.


Bryan K. Walton                                           319-337-3877 
Linux Systems Administrator                 Leepfrog Technologies, Inc 

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