[Sheepdog] Libvirt sheepdog hosts not failing over
Dan Mihai Dumitriu
dan at midokura.jp
Fri Apr 1 00:36:45 CEST 2011
I don't believe that there is automatic connection failover support in
the Sheepdog client library. That sounds like an important feature to
On Thu, Mar 31, 2011 at 11:07 PM, Haven <haven at thehavennet.org.uk> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I have a simple two node test setup running using libvirt. I've followed the
> notes as seen in:
> My libvirt xml is setup as:
>> <disk type='network' device='disk'>
>> <driver name='qemu' type='raw' cache='writeback'/>
>> <source protocol='sheepdog' name='Alice'>
>> <host name='192.168.1.65' port='7000'/>
>> <host name='192.168.1.14' port='7000'/>
>> <target dev='vda' bus='virtio'/>
>> <address type='pci' domain='0x0000' bus='0x00' slot='0x04'
> When I shutdown host 192.168.1.65 the virtual hangs rather than failing over
> to 192.168.1.14.
> Is this supposed to work yet or still a work in progress ?
> The only alternative I can see is to look at a common ip gateway with
> Pacemaker and IPAddr2, I'm hoping this will eventually work as there is a
> lot less overhead.
> Many thanks and thanks for the libvirt support :)
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