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Re: failover timeout.

On Thursday 02 October 2003 00:04, Medievalist wrote:
> http://www.webperformance.org/dns-issue.html
"it simply told clients which IP they should connect to, without any 
consideration of the condition of the server they were connecting to."

i agree with medievalist, don't trust DNS round robin for failover

> If you want LDAP server failover beyond what OpenLDAP itself provides, I
> recommend linux-ha instead of round-robin DNS.  It's got a brighter, more
> predictable future.

i think you are right. Actually if the timeout is too long,  i'm planning to 
use keepalived which use VRRP.

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