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From Joshua Slive <jsl...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Failover for apache as a proxy?
Date Thu, 21 Apr 2005 16:45:56 GMT
On 4/20/05, Anastasios Angelidis <voodoo@videotron.ca> wrote:
> Is it possible/advised to set up multiple apache servers for failover
> either using: O/S Level solution, DNS round robin, hardware or what not?

Yes.

> 
> I have read a few articles I found on google etc... And they all talk
> about one proxy server, serving multiple servers! But what happens if
> you lose that one proxy? :|

I imagine that most people who actually do this stuff have multiple
proxy servers, for the reason you state.  The ones with lots of money
to spare use expensive hardware load-distributors, and the cheap ones
use DNS.

Joshua.

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