ocf_pacemaker_pingd man page

ocf_pacemaker_pingd ā€” pingd resource agent


[OCF_RESKEY_pidfile=string] [OCF_RESKEY_user=string] [OCF_RESKEY_dampen=integer] [OCF_RESKEY_set=string] [OCF_RESKEY_name=string] [OCF_RESKEY_section=string] [OCF_RESKEY_multiplier=integer] [OCF_RESKEY_host_list=string] [OCF_RESKEY_interval=integer] [OCF_RESKEY_attempts=integer] [OCF_RESKEY_timeout=integer] [OCF_RESKEY_options=string]

pingd [start | stop | monitor | meta-data | validate-all]


This agent (ocf:pacemaker:pingd) has been replaced by the more reliable ocf:pacemaker:ping. It records (in the CIB) the current number of ping nodes (specified in the 'host_list' parameter) a cluster node can connect to.

Supported Parameters

OCF_RESKEY_pidfile = string [/pingd-]

PID file

OCF_RESKEY_user = string [root]

The user we want to run pingd as

The user we want to run pingd as

OCF_RESKEY_dampen = integer [5s]

Dampening interval

The time to wait (dampening) further changes occur

OCF_RESKEY_set = string []

Set name

The name of the instance_attributes set to place the value in. Rarely needs to be specified.

OCF_RESKEY_name = string [pingd]

Attribute name

The name of the attributes to set. This is the name to be used in the constraints.

OCF_RESKEY_section = string []

Section name

The section place the value in. Rarely needs to be specified.

OCF_RESKEY_multiplier = integer []

Value multiplier

The number by which to multiply the number of connected ping nodes by

OCF_RESKEY_host_list = string []

Host list

The list of ping nodes to count. Defaults to all configured ping nodes. Rarely needs to be specified.

OCF_RESKEY_interval = integer [1]

ping interval in seconds

How often, in seconds, to check for node liveliness

OCF_RESKEY_attempts = integer [2]

no. of ping attempts

Number of ping attempts, per host, before declaring it dead

OCF_RESKEY_timeout = integer [2]

ping timeout in seconds

How long, in seconds, to wait before declaring a ping lost

OCF_RESKEY_options = string []

Extra Options

A catch all for any other options that need to be passed to pingd.


Andrew Beekhof <andrew@beekhof.net>



07/07/2017 Pacemaker Configuration