Sun N1 Grid Engine 6.1 Administration Guide

Shadow Master Hosts File

The shadow master host file, sge-root/cell/common/shadow_masters, contains the following:

The format of the shadow master hostname file is as follows:

The order of the shadow master hosts is significant. The primary master host is the first line in the file. If the primary master host fails to proceed, the shadow master defined in the second line takes over. If this shadow master also fails, the shadow master defined in the third line takes over, and so forth.