How can I configure a redundant heartbeat network for a RHEL 6, 7, 8 High Availability cluster?

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  • Can I use Redundant Ring Protocol (RRP) with corosync on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6?
  • How do I configure RRP with corosync and pacemaker in RHEL 7?
  • How can I configure redundant heartbeat network with Red Hat Clustering?
  • Is it possible and supported to configure more than one heartbeat network within Red Hat Clustering without using bonding?
  • Can we use two separate VLANs connected to two separate physical NIC for the heartbeat connections?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6, 7, or 8 with the High Availability Add On

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