crmadmin man page

Pacemaker — Part of the Pacemaker cluster resource manager


crmadmin command [options]


crmadmin - Development tool for performing some crmd-specific commands.

Likely to be replaced by crm_node in the future


-?, --help

This text

-$, --version

Version information

-q, --quiet

Display only the essential query information

-V, --verbose

Increase debug output


-i, --debug_inc=value

Increase the crmd's debug level on the specified host

-d, --debug_dec=value

Decrease the crmd's debug level on the specified host

-S, --status=value

Display the status of the specified node.

Result is the node's internal FSM state which can be useful for debugging

-D, --dc_lookup

Display the uname of the node co-ordinating the cluster.

This is an internal detail and is rarely useful to administrators except when deciding on which node to examine the logs.

-N, --nodes

Display the uname of all member nodes

-E, --election (Advanced) Start an election for the cluster co-ordinator

-K, --kill=value

(Advanced) Shut down the crmd (not the rest of the clusterstack ) on the specified node

Additional Options

-t, --timeout=value

Time (in milliseconds) to wait before declaring the operation failed

-B, --bash-export

Create Bash export entries of the form 'export uname=uuid'


The -i,-d,-K and -E commands are rarely used and may be removed in future versions.


Written by Andrew Beekhof

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February 2017 Pacemaker 1.1.16-2.a39ea6491.git.fc26 System Administration Utilities