ccs_config_validate [options]



Print this help, then exit


Print program version information, then exit


Produce verbose output

Validating XML configuraton files:

-f configfile

Validate an alternate config file without preloading it with default values.

-l configfile

Validate an alternate config file with preloading of default values (recommended option).

Advanced options:


Do not update relaxng schema (see ccs_update_schema.8)


Force validation of runtime config -C config_loader Override config plugin loader

-t tempfile

Force temporay file to tempfile


Do not remove temporary file


Overwrite temporary file (dangerous)


Default operation for ccs_config_validate is to load the currently configured environment and verify the outcoming configuration.

Example 1: current environment uses a configuration file (/etc/cluster/cluster.conf).

The user modifies cluser.conf and executes ccs_config_validate without options. The tool will validate the modified cluster.conf after including default values.

Example 2: current environment is set to load the configuration from LDAP. Users

modifies LDAP databse and before pushing the change to the nodes, she/he can issue ccs_config_validate to verify the contents o the LDAP database automatically (as long as the correct LDAP environment is set in the cman/cluster sysconfig/defaults files).