The end of multi-site clustering?

dietmar

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Greetings- With the current Proxmox 1.x series, I regularly cluster systems that are in disparate locations, certainly not on the same network. However, after looking at the new clustering requirements in 2.0 [1] , it appears this will no longer be possible. Am I understanding this correctly?
Yes, correct.
 

kobuki

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IIRC it isn't really supported in 1.x either, but it happens to work since it doesn't need broadcasts, apparently. Although the need for broadcasting traffic can easily satisfied by using a broadcast-capable VPN tunnel. OpenVPN in bridge mode or L2TP/IPsec is capable with proper configuration, for example.
 

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