Red Hat Training

A Red Hat training course is available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux

4.13. Fujitsu-Siemens RemoteView Service Board (RSB)

Table 4.14, “Fujitsu Siemens Remoteview Service Board (RSB)” lists the fence device parameters used by fence_rsb, the fence agent for Fujitsu-Siemens RemoteView Service Board (RSB).

Table 4.14. Fujitsu Siemens Remoteview Service Board (RSB)

luci Field cluster.conf Attribute Description
Name name A name for the RSB to use as a fence device.
IP Address or Hostname ipaddr The host name assigned to the device.
Login login The login name used to access the device.
Password passwd The password used to authenticate the connection to the device.
Password Script (optional) passwd_script The script that supplies a password for access to the fence device. Using this supersedes the Password parameter.
TCP Port ipport The port number on which the telnet service listens. The default value is 3172.
Force Command Prompt cmd_prompt The command prompt to use. The default value is '\$'.
Power Wait (seconds) power_wait Number of seconds to wait after issuing a power off or power on command.
Delay (seconds) delay The number of seconds to wait before fencing is started. The default value is 0.
Power Timeout (seconds) power_timeout Number of seconds to continue testing for a status change after issuing a power off or power on command. The default value is 20.
Shell Timeout (seconds) shell_timeout Number of seconds to wait for a command prompt after issuing a command. The default value is 3.
Login Timeout (seconds) login_timeout Number of seconds to wait for a command prompt after login. The default value is 5.
Times to Retry Power On Operation retry_on Number of attempts to retry a power on operation. The default value is 1.
Figure 4.10, “Fujitsu-Siemens RSB” shows the configuration screen for adding an Fujitsu-Siemens RSB fence device.
Fujitsu-Siemens RSB

Figure 4.10. Fujitsu-Siemens RSB

The following command creates a fence device instance for a Fujiitsu-Siemens RSB device:
ccs -f cluster.conf --addfencedev fsrbtest1 agent=fence_rsb ipaddr= login=root passwd=password123 \
The following is the cluster.conf entry for the fence_rsb device:

   <fencedevice agent="fence_rsb" ipaddr="" login="root" name="fsrsbtest1" passwd="password123" telnet_port="3172"/>