SLES12 SP1 with HA extension. I have followed https://www.suse.com/documentation/sle_ha/book_sleha/data/sec_ha_installation_setup_manual.html to get the cluster initially configured using yast. However, i can’t seem to make it past Synchronizing the Configuration Files with Csync2. When i run csync2 -xf, i always get 3 or 4 errors that i cant seem to resolve. So i have a few questions to see where my mistake is:
- when i click on cluster in yast, i get:
When i search for hawk in software management, hawk2 is installed. So do i need to uninstall hawk2 and install hawk?
in communication channels - is the bind network address suppose to be an available network address or the ip of the server?
security section is checked for both of the nodes. On the first node, i generated the authkey and then copied that key to the 2nd node.
config csync2 section -
I clicked generate preshared keys on both the nodes.
5)conntrackd section - the doc i am following (linked above) says this needs a dedicated NIC that is NOT used for anything else. This server does not have an available nic to dedicate to this. Can we continue without a dedicated nic for conntrackd? Also, the group id, what should this be? I have each node with its own group id (node 1 has group id 1 and node 2 has group id 2). Should the group id be the same on both nodes?
- service section -
So when i run crm status: