Perlbal as webserver
ashishpadave at gmail.com
Mon May 14 20:21:55 UTC 2007
I was thinking of using perbal to forward requests for static content to
lighttpd and all php requests to Apache. Can the perbal I am using for
loadbalancing do the serving for static content? Is this advisable? Is there
some special configuration?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ask Bjørn Hansen" <ask at develooper.com>
To: "Ashish Padave" <ashishpadave at gmail.com>
Cc: <perlbal at lists.danga.com>
Sent: Friday, May 11, 2007 11:10 PM
Subject: Re: LAMP - perbal and wackamole - suggestions pls.
> On May 11, 2007, at 2:42 PM, Ashish Padave wrote:
>> The answer I hoped for!
>> So does that mean, perlbal is running on both machines?
> You could do that. However, since you only have two servers there's no
> practical reason to distribute the perlbal load anyway. I would setup
> perlbal on both boxes and just have wackamole move your public IP between
> the two.
> If you need to bind to specific IPs (rather than just *:80) you can on
> Linux allow processes to bind to not-local IP addresses with
> echo 1 > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_nonlocal_bind
> or the similar sysctl switch.
> (page ~77)
> - ask
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