Re: [lvs-users] LVS + Database

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Subject: Re: [lvs-users] LVS + Database
From: Joseph Mack NA3T <jmack@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 18 Jun 2012 07:13:20 -0700 (PDT)
On Mon, 18 Jun 2012, YesGood wrote:

>> Most likely, you think you need load balancing, but you really don't.
> Why?

the problems with loadbalancing a database server were laid 
out in the HOWTO about 10yrs ago. The short answer is that 
you can load balance reads, but you can't loadbalance 
writes. If you want to loadbalance writes, the databased has 
to do it.


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