Christian Balzer wrote:
> Now that I actually got the hardware und things up and running...
> On Sun, 3 Feb 2008 11:43:44 +0100 (CET) Daniel Hokka Zakrisson wrote:
>> Christian Balzer wrote:
> [stuff about how to deal with the config files]
>> vserver /path/to/config start is supposed to work. If it doesn't, it's a
>> bug that will be fixed.
> I'm not sure if it's a bug per se, since it works on one half, but not the
> First of, I have 2 nodes, and 2 HA controlled filesystems, data-a and
> data-b respectively. There is a sub-directory "guests" in both and that in
> turn holds an "etc" and a "vservers" one, it should be obvious what they
> are. :-p
> If I do a "vserver /data-a/guests/etc/engtest04 start" with data-a mounted
> on node A, all is fine. On node A /etc/vservers is a symlink
> to /data-a/guests/etc/, so that for normal operations (both nodes
> up) things work out of the box w/o having to supply the path.
> On node B it's obviously pointing to /data-b/...
You actually want to keep /etc/vservers as a separate directory, or if you
have configuration there you want to share, add /data-a and /data-b to
> However if I fail things over onto node B, this happens:
> borg00b:~# vserver /data-a/guests/etc/engtest04 start
> No such file or directory
> Which is a blatant lie, as /etc/vservers/.defaults/run.rev/ exists very
> much and so does of course /data-a/guests/etc/engtest04.
> Any idea what is going on here?
> Am I really doomed to rsync the whole configs back and forth all the time?
> Anybody with success stories for split vserver configs and vdirbases?
> For completeness sake, a ls of that config directory, nothing fancy going
> on really:
> borg00a:~# ls -la /data-a/guests/etc/engtest04/
> total 36
> drwxr-xr-x 6 root root 4096 2008-03-05 16:29 .
> drwxr-xr-x 5 root root 4096 2008-03-05 17:53 ..
> drwxr-xr-x 4 root root 4096 2008-03-03 17:02 apps
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 43 2008-03-03 17:02 cache ->
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 6 2008-03-03 17:02 context
> drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 2008-03-03 17:02 cpuset
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 112 2008-03-03 17:02 fstab
> drwxr-xr-x 4 root root 4096 2008-03-03 17:08 interfaces
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 10 2008-03-03 17:02 name
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 27 2008-03-03 17:02 run ->
> drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 2008-03-03 17:02 uts
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 33 2008-03-05 16:29 vdir ->
-- Daniel Hokka ZakrissonReceived on Wed Mar 5 12:28:01 2008