sam_mark_failed man page

sam_mark_failed — Mark process failed


#include <corosync/sam.h>

cs_error_t sam_mark_failed (void);


The sam_mark_failed function is used with SAM_RECOVERY_POLICY_CMAP mostly together with SAM_RECOVERY_POLICY_RESTART to mark process failed. Process marked failed is killed without sending warn signal and control process will exit as with SAM_RECOVERY_POLICY_QUIT policy. Condb key state will be set to failed so corosync watchdog can take required action.

Return Value

This call return CS_OK value if successful, otherwise and error is returned.


library was not initialized by calling sam_initialize(3) or was already finalized
recovery policy doesn't has SAM_RECOVERY_POLICY_CMAP flag set
some internal error appeared (communication with parent process)

See Also


CS_ERR_TRY_AGAIN Resource temporarily unavailable

CS_ERR_INVALID_PARAM Invalid argument

CS_ERR_ACCESS Permission denied

CS_ERR_LIBRARY The connection failed

CS_ERR_INTERRUPT System call inturrupted by a signal

CS_ERR_NOT_SUPPORTED The requested protocol/functuality not supported

CS_ERR_MESSAGE_ERROR Incorrect auth message received

CS_ERR_NO_MEMORY Not enough memory to completed the requested task

Referenced By


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corosync Man Page Corosync Cluster Engine Programmer's Manual 21/05/2010