Re: [lvs-users] LVS connection capacity.

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Subject: Re: [lvs-users] LVS connection capacity.
From: Joseph Mack NA3T <jmack@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2007 04:37:15 -0700 (PDT)
On Tue, 25 Sep 2007, Benjamin Cleyet-Marrel wrote:

> Hi,
> I am struggling a bit to understand the maximum connection capacity of a
> director.
> As I understood, each connection worth 128Bytes of memory which means a
> 1GB server can handle more than a Million connection.
> Fine. But there is also this Linux  "port available" limitation which if
> I understood correctly would reduce the number of
> of possible connection to about (65k-1024) * number of real servers.

the director is a router. It has no connections (look with 

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