Metric

Provides the Metric of the network in the cluster. The following table summarizes the attributes of the Metric property.

AttributeValue

Data type

DWORD

Access

Read/write

Structure

CLUSPROP_DWORD

Minimum

1

Maximum

0x0FFFFFFF

Default

100

 

Remarks

The Metric property is used by the cluster service to select the network path; the network path with the lowest sum of metrics will be used. If the Metric property is set to a value then the AutoMetric property is set to 0.

Examples

The property value portion of a property list entry for Metric can be set with the following example code:


DWORD          MetricData = 50;
CLUSPROP_DWORD MetricValue;

MetricValue.Syntax.dw = CLUSPROP_SYNTAX_LIST_VALUE_DWORD;
MetricValue.cbLength  = sizeof(DWORD);
MetricValue.dw        = MetricData;


Requirements

Minimum supported client

None supported

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise, Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter

See also

Network Common Properties
CLUSPROP_DWORD
AutoMetric

 

 

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