Re: RAC or Large SMP...?
Date: Thu, 9 Oct 2008 18:12:36 -0500
<mccmx_at_hotmail.com> wrote in message
>> Ok, just be aware though, if you don't use RAC at all, it mean downtime
>> the node crashes.- Hide quoted text -
> True. That is one big advantage of RAC, TAF.
> Once thing that I'm really curious about is this...
> If one of the 4 x3850 chassis died (hardware failure), could we
> restart the server with 3 chassis and continue to operate seemlessly
> (albeit with 75% of the processing. power)...?
According to page 197 of this document, you should be able to remove a node and restart.
> or would it require booting an alternate kernel, or modifying some
> boot/BIOS parameters..?
I would think that's the same as a single SMP box. If the primary boot device fails, we have to go to a mirror copy. Received on Thu Oct 09 2008 - 18:12:36 CDT