Some questions about perlbal

Ask Bjørn Hansen ask at
Thu Feb 3 01:37:30 PST 2005

On Jan 29, 2005, at 12:56 PM, Brad Fitzpatrick wrote:

> And the main reason for Perlbal:  the reproxy code.
> If you don't need to reproxy, and you don't have multiple machines you
> need to load balance amongst, there isn't a huge reason to use any 
> proxy,
> including Perlbal.

... except for saving a ton of memory.  (And serving static files 
without using the "backend"; although you could argue that's an 
optimized case of reproxying :-) )

  - ask


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