Re: [lvs-users] LVS NEW VERSION???

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Subject: Re: [lvs-users] LVS NEW VERSION???
Cc: Vince Busam <vbusam@xxxxxxxxxx>
From: "Julius Volz" <juliusv@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 25 Sep 2008 20:39:30 +0200
On Thu, Sep 25, 2008 at 8:02 PM, Tim Mooney <Tim.Mooney@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> In regard to: Re: [lvs-users] LVS NEW VERSION???, Julius Volz said (at...:
>>> There's ongoing work at the moment to port LVS to support IPv6 and to
>> Since the patches adding first IPv6 support to IPVS are already in
>> Dave Miller's net-next-2.6 tree,
> That's exciting news for at least a few of us.  The last time IPv6 was
> mentioned on this list, the result was essentially "patches welcome" but
> I wasn't aware anyone had stepped up and started the work.

All of that happened on lvs-devel and the Linux netdev list. Right, we
could have mentioned it here sometime too ;)

> Who's actually done the coding and how's it going?

I did the kernel patches, Vince Busam converted ipvsadm to work with
them. We pretty much got the basic set of functionality working. I put
up a small description of the current state here:

I wouldn't take the kernel patches from that link though, the version
in David Millers net-next-2.6 tree is more recent:


I'd be glad to assist with anything if you want to do some testing :)


Julius Volz - Corporate Operations - SysOps

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