cannot create basic cluster 2 nodes no HA

Jun 10, 2017

I created a cluster on a first node with pvecm create googleproject1
The two nodes (svorng8 and svorng9) I'm trying to connect are bounddirectly through an utp cable (first is, the second One of the problem I identified after I ran the "pvecm create" command was that svrorng8 was associated in /etc/hosts with its public ip but also with its local ip (i.e.
Consequently, when I run pvecm status, the public_ip is shown, instead of the local ip:
pvecm status (on node 1):
Quorum information
Date:             Mon Jan 22 11:49:13 2018
Quorum provider:  corosync_votequorum
Nodes:            1
Node ID:          0x00000001
Ring ID:          1/4
Quorate:          No

Votequorum information
Expected votes:   2
Highest expected: 2
Total votes:      1
Quorum:           2 Activity blocked

Membership information
    Nodeid      Votes Name
0x00000001          1 public_ip (local)
I already have two virtual machines on the host and I wouldn't like to reinstall everything if that's possible.

On the other node (svorng9), I tried running pvecm add svorng8, but the corosync service fails to start.
journalctl -u corosync:
 notice  [QUORUM] Using quorum provider corosync_votequorum
crit    [QUORUM] Quorum provider: corosync_votequorum failed to initialize.
 error   [SERV  ] Service engine 'corosync_quorum' failed to load for reason 'configuration error: nodelist or quorum.expected_votes must be configured!
error   [MAIN  ] Corosync Cluster Engine exiting with status 20 at service.c:356.
Also on the second node:
cat /etc/corosync/corosync.conf:
logging {
  debug: off
  to_syslog: yes

nodelist {
  node {
    name: svorng8
    nodeid: 1
    quorum_votes: 1
    ring0_addr: svorng8
  node {
    name: svorng9
    nodeid: 2
    quorum_votes: 1
    ring0_addr: svorng9

quorum {
  provider: corosync_votequorum

totem {
  cluster_name: googleproject1
  config_version: 2
  interface {
    bindnetaddr: public_ip_of_first_node
    ringnumber: 0
  ip_version: ipv4
  secauth: on
  version: 2
Any ideas?


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