If you have multiple interfaces, and your default route points to a different interface than your cluster communications, you MUST specify the interface when launching fence_xvmd on the physical hosts
Can’t believe I forgot how to attach a disk to multiple machines in XEN, and then my Google-Fu was weak. Finally figure out how though “phys:/dev/device,sda,w!” The important part is the ! after the w. This is to force it to mount.
http://whatexit.org/tal/mywritings/dumb-things-to-check.html Great list of things to check that you never think of. Especially the line endings. That has messed up my puppet configurations more than anything else. Also http://www.ipmsg.org/tools/fastcopy.html.en for a great tool to copy files including all the ACL’s and overcome the 260bit path limit
Just found out that by default Broadcom 10G cards do NOT work with bonding RHEL. Apparently they try to aggregate packets over all connections and in releases previous to 5.2 would cause a kernel panic. You can tell if you are having a problem by NUMEROUS syslog messages saying “recieved packets cannot be forwarded while […]