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The OCFS2 Global Heartbeat feature (Doc ID 1552519.1)

Last updated on MAY 26, 2021

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.8 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86


 This document explains the purpose and advantage of the global heartbeat.


The OCFS2 1.8 kernel module ships with the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel versions 2.6.39 and later. It is not shipped as a separate rpm package as previous releases were. It is included in "mainline linux", thus other vendors can port to their distributions.


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