Yeah, but did you hear about the multi-hour outage of GIT? They depended on those tools.
Until 5.6 is really available, I vote for
as the best bet for HA, failover, etc.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Manuel Arostegui [mailto:manuel@stripped]
> Sent: Thursday, October 11, 2012 7:28 AM
> To: Oriol Martí
> Cc: replication@stripped
> Subject: Re: Best solution for a HA without shared storage
> 2012/10/11 Oriol Martí <omarti@stripped>
> > Hello,
> > I've to make a HA mysql, for me the scalability it's not important
> > because it's not an environment with a lot of queries.
> > I've thinked about, and I think that the best solution is to mount an
> > master-slave arquitecture, and if the master goes down, promote the
> > slave to master. Monitoring this case, after manually we can put the
> > master with slave status and recover the environment.
> > What do you think that's the best tool to do this? Pacemaker or Red
> > Hat Cluster Suite? Does anybody knows some example of configurations?
> Hello Oriol,
> There are several ways to it automatically moving just a VIP:
> - mmm
> - Pacemaker
> - Keepalived
> Whatever solution you finally go for...make sure you handle correctly
> the read_only option - as typically the slaves are recommended to have
> it ON.
> So when promoting a slave automatically (or manually) make sure you or
> your tool set it to OFF before moving the VIP to the new master.
> Hope this helps,