Are location constraints necessary for stonith resources?

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We have separate stonith devices responsible for each node in our cluster. Should we establish location constraints for these devices?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, 7, 8 or 9 with High-Availability or Resilient Storage Add-on
  • Pacemaker

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