Re: [lvs-users] LVS-DR capacity planning

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Subject: Re: [lvs-users] LVS-DR capacity planning
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From: Joseph Mack NA3T <jmack@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2011 04:22:49 -0800 (PST)
On Thu, 27 Jan 2011, Malcolm Turnbull wrote:

> Simon,
> We've just ordered 4 servers and a gigabit switch to try and do exctly
> this kind of testing.
> If anyone has sugestions about a good/simple way of generating the
> load and graphing it that would be appreciated.

I used netpipe back in 2000

The only problem with netpipe is that you can only setup one 
connection at a time. This was fine to test the 
director/realserver to its network limit, but you can't test 
LVS running multiple connections


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