opie at 817west.com
Tue Nov 23 20:54:07 CET 2004
On Tue, Nov 23, 2004 at 02:43:56PM -0500, Ugo Bellavance wrote:
> I think that it is possible to achieve some kind of load-balancing
> between two servers using iptables NAPT (Network and port translation,
> which is usually called port forwarding).
> I want to run 2 web servers and use my firewall to do some
> load-balancing between them, but I was wondering if it only forwarded
> the packets on some round-robin way, even if one host is down. To
> summarize, I want to know if I can do some automatic failover with iptables.
> If you need more info, let me know
why not do it for real?
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to clown college!"
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