Can the SAPHana and SAPHanaTopology resource agents use the hdbsql command to avoid timeouts in a Pacemaker cluster?

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  • The SAPHana and SAPHanaTopology resource agents depend on certain SAP-provided Python scripts, particularly and Sometimes these scripts hang and time out. The hdbsql command provides the same information and always returns immediately. Can the resource agents be updated to use hdbsql instead of the Python scripts?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 for SAP Solutions
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 for SAP Solutions

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