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We spent the summer over at Stark & Wayne designing and building the etcd plugin for SHIELD.…

Posted by:James Hunt

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We have been big fans of CoreOS etcd since it first came out. A simple to use distributed key value store. Many of our own distributed systems built for customers have used etcd for coordination…

Posted by:Dr Nic Williams

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You are never gonna keep it down Purple Rain got you down? Monit thrashing etcd? Just want to know if ETCD is healthy in your Cloud Foundry deployment? Checking Health Start by getting the list…

Posted by:Chris Weibel

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A few new job properties were added to the etcd bosh release. One of these is etcd.cluster and reading the spec file you get the helpful hint that it is to represent Information about…

Posted by:Chris Weibel

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We recently added etcd TLS to several environments and leveraged the certificate creation scripts in cf-release/scripts. These are wonderful little scripts but leave it as an exercise to copy and paste in the contents…

Posted by:Chris Weibel

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While upgrading one of the development environments we had a bad configuration of the etcd properties. This resulted in three etcd servers spinning up which each elected themselves as leader. To detect this condition look…

Posted by:Chris Weibel

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