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Re: loadbalancing

On Tue, 10 Jun 2003 20:24, Joost Veldkamp wrote:
> We're using old cisco Localdirectors for loadbalancing between
> webservers. These need to be replaced by something else, because they
> are EOL.
> Are there software packages that can do the same as the localdirector,
> with failover functionality?

There is IPVS which does the load balancing functionality, but has no support 
for failover on a dead back-end server.

There is apparently other software to control ipvs and disable failed servers, 
but I never got far enough with IPVS to try it out.

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