Why does fence_kdump is reported as FAILED every time fence_check is run?

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  • fence_check always reports a failure for fence_kdump
  • fence_kdump works properly but the command fence_check always reports it as "FAILED"
[root@fvm-r6-8-25 ~]# fence_check
fence_check run at Sun Jun 17 16:38:44 CEST 2018 pid: 14140
Testing fvm-r6-8-25 method 1: FAILED
status fvm-r6-8-25 dev 0.0 agent fence_kdump result: status error
Testing fvm-r6-8-25 method 2: success
Testing fvm-r6-8-26 method 1: FAILED
status fvm-r6-8-26 dev 0.0 agent fence_kdump result: status error
Testing fvm-r6-8-26 method 2: success


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • rgmanager cluster

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