[Linux-cluster] Virtual IP help

Bob Peterson rpeterso at redhat.com
Fri Feb 13 17:44:03 UTC 2009

----- "break time" <breaktime123 at yahoo.com> wrote:
| Thanks Bob,
| This cookbook using LVS server for load balancing. Can I config
| failover cluster w/o LVS ?
| Minh

Hi Minh,

You don't need LVS at all for clustering.  It's just an option.
In fact, the configuration in the cookbook does not use LVS at all;
it just presents it as an option.

Many people only configure failover (active-passive) for their
clusters.  It all depends on what you want and need.


Bob Peterson
Red Hat GFS

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