fence_sbd man page

fence_sbd — Fence agent for sbd

Description

fence_sbd is I/O Fencing agent which can be used in environments where sbd can be used (shared storage).

fence_sbd accepts options on the command line as well as from stdin. Fenced sends parameters through stdin when it execs the agent. fence_sbd can be run by itself with command line options.  This is useful for testing and for turning outlets on or off from scripts.

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Parameters

-o, --action=[action]

Fencing action (Default Value: reboot)

--devices=[device_a,device_b]

SBD Device This parameter is always required.

-m, --method=[method]

Method to fence (onoff|cycle) (Default Value: cycle)

-n, --plug=[id]

Physical plug number on device, UUID or identification of machine This parameter is always required.

-v, --verbose

Verbose mode

-D, --debug-file=[debugfile]

Write debug information to given file

-V, --version

Display version information and exit

-h, --help

Display help and exit

-C, --separator=[char]

Separator for CSV created by 'list' operation (Default Value: ,)

--delay=[seconds]

Wait X seconds before fencing is started (Default Value: 0)

--login-timeout=[seconds]

Wait X seconds for cmd prompt after login (Default Value: 5)

--power-timeout=[seconds]

Test X seconds for status change after ON/OFF (Default Value: 20)

--power-wait=[seconds]

Wait X seconds after issuing ON/OFF (Default Value: 0)

--sbd-path=[path]

Path to SBD binary (Default Value: /sbin/sbd)

--shell-timeout=[seconds]

Wait X seconds for cmd prompt after issuing command (Default Value: 3)

--retry-on=[attempts]

Count of attempts to retry power on (Default Value: 1)

Actions

on

Power on machine.

off

Power off machine.

reboot

Reboot machine.

status

This returns the status of the plug/virtual machine.

list

List available plugs with aliases/virtual machines if there is support for more then one device. Returns N/A otherwise.

list-status

List available plugs with aliases/virtual machines and their power state if it can be obtained without additional commands.

monitor

Check the health of fence device

metadata

Display the XML metadata describing this resource.

validate-all

Validate if all required parameters are entered.

Stdin Parameters

action

Fencing action (Default Value: reboot)

devices

SBD Device This parameter is always required.

method

Method to fence (onoff|cycle) (Default Value: cycle)

port

Physical plug number on device, UUID or identification of machine This parameter is always required.

verbose

Verbose mode

debug

Write debug information to given file

version

Display version information and exit

help

Display help and exit

separator

Separator for CSV created by 'list' operation (Default Value: ,)

delay

Wait X seconds before fencing is started (Default Value: 0)

login_timeout

Wait X seconds for cmd prompt after login (Default Value: 5)

power_timeout

Test X seconds for status change after ON/OFF (Default Value: 20)

power_wait

Wait X seconds after issuing ON/OFF (Default Value: 0)

sbd_path

Path to SBD binary (Default Value: /sbin/sbd)

shell_timeout

Wait X seconds for cmd prompt after issuing command (Default Value: 3)

retry_on

Count of attempts to retry power on (Default Value: 1)

Info

2009-10-20 fence_sbd (Fence Agent)