Analyze Pacemaker logs in Cloud Logging

Published on 12 Sep 2022, 16:09
As an SAP system administrator, you've probably asked yourself: why did my Compute Instance restart? Why did Pacemaker restart my instance? Why did/didn’t my SAP system failover?

By streaming Pacemaker logs into Cloud Logging, you can now find the answers to these questions by using a Cloud Logging query template to filter out the noise generated by Pacemaker logs.

0:00 - Intro
0:12 - FAQ
0:25 - Prerequisites
0:51 - Step by step guide on how to set up Cloud Logging
0:58 - Cloud Logging Query template
1:46 - Scenario 1: Primary instance was restarted
3:27 - Scenario 2: HANA Primary is unresponsive
4:18 - False-positive check for SFAIL
4:44 - Checking for SFAIL with SRHook
5:03 - Troubleshooting Guides

Basic understanding of Pacemaker →
Pacemaker Configuration Best Practices →
Configure SAP instances to stream logs into Cloud Logging →

Analyze Pacemaker events in Cloud Logging →

SUSE GitHub page for SRHook →

Google Cloud SRHook implementation guide
RedHat →

How to troubleshoot SRHook Issues on SUSE →

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