`crm_resource --wait` waits indefinitely for cluster to settle after updating one of the nodes

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  • During a rolling update of the cluster nodes, the command crm_resource --wait waits indefinitely when the updated node joins the cluster.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (with the High Availability Add-on)
  • Pacemaker cluster that meets all following criteria:
    • fence_scsi or fence_mpath stonith device is configured
    • At least one resource with monitor on-fail=fence is configured
    • Cluster nodes were initially running one of the following versions of pacemaker* packages
      • 1.1.16-12.el7
      • 1.1.16-12.el7_4.2

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