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From "James Strachan" <>
Subject Re: Getting started with ActiveMQ
Date Wed, 26 Jul 2006 18:41:33 GMT
On 7/26/06, Hiram Chirino <> wrote:
> On 7/26/06, jcarreira <> wrote:
> - I'm confused by the docs about using a SAN for journal files and the
> > master-slave docs... Can I set up the nodes to all use a shared drive from
> > a
> > SAN for the journal and all use the same journal files, or do they each
> > need
> > their own journal files? I plan to back this with a DB (SQL Server in this
> >
> >
> case) but in the interim if a machine goes down, I'd like to not have the
> > messages in the journal file lying dormant.
> All the brokers can share the SAN.  If you set them up to use the same
> journal files on the SAN, then only 1 of the broker instances will be fully
> started.  The other instances pointing at the same journal files will wait
> for the master to fail before taking over the journal (and fully starting
> up).

There's a bit more documentation (and even some pictures ;-) of the
SAN master slave here...


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