A cloned resource was stopped on all the cluster nodes after it failed to start on one node in a Pacemaker cluster

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  • A cloned Pacemaker resource was stopped on all cluster nodes after the resource failed on one or more nodes. A message like the following appeared in the logs of the DC node:
Apr 28 13:28:20 rhel8-1 pacemaker-schedulerd[221948]: error: Preventing dummy_group-clone from restarting anywhere because of fatal failure (not configured)


  • 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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