Are you asking about observers? Observers don't vote and are not elected.
From: "Ben Horowitz" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: 05/09/2013 06:57
To: "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Subject: Peer that can't become leader
Camille Fournier in her blog post on a global service discovery
infrastructure using ZK  describes a setup in which, by design, a
distinguished peer P never becomes leader.
Is there any way of accomplishing this setup with ZK config files? Or
would one have to watch the ensemble and restart P if ever P becomes