fair load balancing?

Mark Smith smitty at gmail.com
Fri Jun 20 18:22:23 UTC 2008

> Finally, what would Perlbal do if all mongrel processes were busy and did
> not respond to the verify_backend requests? Would Perlbal itself then queue
> up those requests?

Yep, Perlbal will queue up the clients while it tries to get an
available backend.  It's very good at queuing and can easily take a
few thousand (or a couple tens of thousand) of requests and hang on to
them while backends free up.

Mark Smith / xb95
smitty at gmail.com

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