MCSG: Package start stepsΒΆ

Title:MCSG: Package start steps
Author:Douglas O’Leary <>
Description:MCSG: Package start steps
Date created:06/2007
Date updated:07/2008
Disclaimer:Standard: Use the information that follows at your own risk. If you screw up a system, don’t blame it on me...

In order to adequately troubleshoot packages in an MC ServiceGuard cluster, it’d help to have an idea of what MCSG does and in which order. Packages go through the following steps when starting up and in the reverse order when shutting down:

  1. Active volume groups
  2. fsck/mount filesystems
  3. Configure relocatable IP addresses
  4. Execute customer defined functions
  5. Start services