[erlang-questions] Mnesia: stopped db nodes

Mike Oxford <>
Wed Aug 29 07:19:22 CEST 2012

Look into Ulf's unsplit https://github.com/uwiger/unsplit

Best you can do is run a Master + Majority + unsplit, I believe.

Or use something like Riak instead (note: have to write sibling resolvers
if you allow_mult=true) but at least your whole setup isn't frozen when a
node comes back. :)



On Tue, Aug 28, 2012 at 9:26 PM, Vance Shipley <> wrote:

> Is there really no way to coax mnesia into reconnecting other than to
> restart the application?  I get that the decisions can only be made at
> the application level but if I have a read only node which was momentarily
> disconnected do I really have to stop and start mnesia to get back online?
> I'd really like to just tell it it's OK, everythings fine.
> --
>         -Vance
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