svn commit: r232486 - stable/9/sbin/ifconfig
pluknet at freebsd.org
Mon Mar 5 18:51:48 UTC 2012
On 4 March 2012 14:37, Remko Lodder <remko at freebsd.org> wrote:
> Author: remko
> Date: Sun Mar 4 10:37:26 2012
> New Revision: 232486
> URL: http://svn.freebsd.org/changeset/base/232486
> Add an ifconfig carp option that enables users to set
> the state of the carp cluster.
> This is a direct commit to stable/9 because -HEAD's
> code is very different. I discussed this with Gleb
> and the reason for this is that since we do not
> touch the kernel itself and are not adding very
> weird or confusing things, we can commit this to the
> stable branch directly.
> The options 'master' and 'backup' are now available,
> which enables the administrator to force a node into
> the backup or master state on the cluster. Ofcourse
> preempt has to be disabled otherwise the master node
> will become master again.
> One can do that with:
> sysctl net.inet.carp.preempt=0
> After that one can schedule maintenance on the node
> normally running as the master and such.
> PR: 100956
> Discussed with: glebius
> MFC after: 1 weeks
What are the chances this will appear in 8.3-RELEASE?
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