[PVE-User] VMs in cluster not starting

Eneko Lacunza elacunza at binovo.es
Mon Nov 25 17:59:57 CET 2013

On 25/11/13 17:44, Dietmar Maurer wrote:
>>>> We were able to start VMs manually (without quorum)... :) Which seems
>>>> a bit odd (I was glad we were able! :)
>>> If you have a 2 node cluster, and you know that the other node is
>>> down, you can set the number of expected nodes to 1:
>>> # pvecm expected 1
>>> after that you should have quorum and you can start VMs.
>> We were able to start VMs manually without doing this. Is there some kind of
>> timeout?
> Please can you post your cluster configuration (/etc/pve/cluster.conf)?
root at proxmox2:/etc/pve# cat cluster.conf
<?xml version="1.0"?>
<cluster name="illargui" config_version="2">

   <cman keyfile="/var/lib/pve-cluster/corosync.authkey">

   <clusternode name="proxmox2" votes="1" nodeid="1"/>
   <clusternode name="proxmox1" votes="1" nodeid="2"/></clusternodes>


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