> Ok quick question.... I've noticed that when running LVS with persistent
> services, if one of the real servers goes down, anyone connected to that real
> server will not get routed to another real server until the timer for that
> persistent service runs out. What I need to do is have the user immediately
> forwarded to another real server if the server they're connected to takes a
> (but still maintain the persistent feature). The biggest problem is that due
> the application running behind the LVS box, the persistent timeout needs to be
> set at just over 10 minutes (which is a long time to have a user not able to
> access a box). I've started looking at the LVS source, but I figured I'd
> and see if I was just missing something before I started trying to come up
> my own solution.
> Any help would be greatly appreciated.
In my experience, if the realserver is removed from the configuration with the
ipvsadm command, then
the clients are switched immedietly. This may help solve your problem.