LVM-activate resource with vg_access_mode=lvmlockd doesn't start after reboot

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  • LVM-activate resource with vg_access_mode=lvmlockd doesn't start after the node reboots or the pacemaker service is restarted.
  • LVM-activate resource fails probe with "not configured" error.
[root@rhel-7-0-3 ~]# pcs status --full
 Clone Set: locking-clone [locking]
     Resource Group: locking:0
         dlm    (ocf::pacemaker:controld):  Started rhel-7-0-3
         lvmlockd   (ocf::heartbeat:lvmlockd):  Started rhel-7-0-3
     Resource Group: locking:1
         dlm    (ocf::pacemaker:controld):  Started rhel-7-0-4
         lvmlockd   (ocf::heartbeat:lvmlockd):  Started rhel-7-0-4
     Started: [ rhel-7-0-3 rhel-7-0-4 ]
 Clone Set: clusterfs_grp-clone [clusterfs_grp]
     Resource Group: clusterfs_grp:0
         my_lvm (ocf::heartbeat:LVM-activate):  Stopped
         clusterfs  (ocf::heartbeat:Filesystem):    Stopped
     Resource Group: clusterfs_grp:1
         my_lvm (ocf::heartbeat:LVM-activate):  Stopped
         clusterfs  (ocf::heartbeat:Filesystem):    Stopped
     Stopped: [ rhel-7-0-3 rhel-7-0-4 ]
Failed Resource Actions:
* my_lvm_monitor_0 on rhel-7-0-3 'not configured' (6): call=20, status=complete, exitreason='lvmlockd daemon is not running!',
    last-rc-change='Fri Dec 28 21:43:53 2018', queued=0ms, exec=261ms


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 with the High Availability Add-on
  • lvmlockd
  • An LVM-activate resource

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