[rabbitmq-discuss] Network partition detected, did not recover gracefully even though cluster_partition_handling = autoheal

Simon MacMullen simon at rabbitmq.com
Wed Dec 11 11:05:28 GMT 2013

On 10/12/13 18:17, Nicholas Stuart wrote:
> I'm not sure why it failed, but I did have some network failure
> indicated in other systems, so I assume it was that. My issue is that
> the network never tried to rescue itself afterwards, even though in my
> rabbitmq.conf I have cluster_partition_handling set to autoheal. It is
> my understanding that setting it to autoheal will cause the nodes to fix
> its network partition, is this assumption incorrect?

It should do - the cluster should pick some nodes to restart and restart 
them, healing the partition.

Do you have any log messages beginning "Autoheal"?

Cheers, Simon

Simon MacMullen
RabbitMQ, Pivotal

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