binding state backup

David W. Hankins David_Hankins at
Tue Dec 11 23:48:11 UTC 2007

On Tue, Dec 11, 2007 at 04:03:32PM -0600, Stephen.Mattox at wrote:
> After breaking a primary failover relationship and setting the primary
> to be a standalone for all pools, the lease file is keeping many leases
> in a "binding state backup". Is this expected? Or will this cause
> issues? Testing indicates the server, even though it no longer has a
> failover peer, will not use these leases.

yeah, we never wrote a code path to downgrade from failover.  if you
want to run without failover, you'll have to sed the backup states to

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