tips setting up DRBD and hearbeat to create high-availability virtual machines

Paul Elliott pre500 at
Fri Jun 18 08:48:34 UTC 2010

Hi scar,

On 14/06/10 04:31, scar wrote:
> can anyone comment on any extra care or knowledge that may be needed to
> cluster virtual machines, or should it not be any different than
> clustering 'regular' partitions?

It might be worth having a look at Ganeti, it sounds exactly like the
solution you're looking for, although I haven't tried it myself yet:

Paul Elliott, UNIX Systems Administrator
Computing Service, University of York

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