Re: [lvs-users] HOWTO Might Need Revision?

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Subject: Re: [lvs-users] HOWTO Might Need Revision?
From: Joseph Mack NA3T <jmack@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 21 Mar 2009 09:09:35 -0700 (PDT)
On Sat, 21 Mar 2009, Robinson, Eric wrote:

> The section on One Network LVS-NAT bothered me because disabling
> redirects at the load balancer and removing the local LAN routes from
> the RealServers would cause all network traffic between RealServers to
> pass through the director. This is undesirable in environments where
> inter-RS traffic is high, as with clustering and data replication.


> I decided NOT to disable redirects OR remove the local LAN routes from
> the RealServers. Instead, I just added explicit routes from each RS to
> my client machine

> You might want to consider adding a note to the One Network LVS-NAT
> HOWTO indicating that if someone only has a few clients that need to
> access RealServers on their own subnet through a director, using static
> routes on each client and RS seems to be a better approach.

Thanks will add your note.


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