[CentOS] Replacement for Linux-HA (heartbeat) - RedHat cluster?
John R Pierce
pierce at hogranch.com
Fri Nov 30 16:20:01 UTC 2007
Amos Shapira wrote:
> I'm beginning to give up on making Linux-HA's heartbeat work for my
> environment (CentOS x86_64) and am wondering what other option have I
> got to help me:
> 1. Use IPVS to maintain a cluster of virtual servers, either
> master/slave or load-balanced.
> 2. Use DRBD in master/slave fashion to keep a home-grown application
> The first thing I stumbled upon is RedHat Cluster Suite (
> from which I also saw some packages on my CentOS servers.
> I've never heard of it before and am just starting to dig its docs,
> but if someone here can confirm/deny that this is a possible route to
> take it might save me some time or doubts.
AFAIK, RHCS has at its core a spin of heartbeat.
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