Why does my two-node pacemaker cluster fail to obtain quorum when starting only one node?

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Issue

  • When starting only one node in a two-node pacemaker cluster, the node fails to obtain quorum until the other node is brought online.

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (with the High Availability Add-on)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (with the High Availability Add-on)

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