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From "Jürgen Wagner (DVT)" <juergen.wag...@devoteam.com>
Subject Re: override server hostname
Date Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:49:43 GMT
  your problem seems to have to do with NAT = network address
translation. EC2 uses a 10.x.x.x network of private addresses
internally, i.e., you can only connect to those addresses from *inside
*that network - by definition. You need to find out what the public IP
address of these servers is. Then point another DNS name for each
machine, e.g., zookeeperN.show.mycompany.com, to these nodes' public IP

So, the zoo.cfg of the zookeepers will specify the EC2-internal host
names, a set of public DNS names points to the respective public IP
addresses of these services (assuming they are publically reachable from
the Internet), and the client connect strings have to use these public
DNS names. That should do the trick.

Best regards,

On 23.09.2014 17:36, Carl Hörberg wrote:
> When starting up zookeeper it finds its own hostname, eg: 
> 2014-09-23 15:28:02,356 [myid:] - INFO [main:Environment@100] - Server environment:host.name=ip-10-90-128-35.eu-west-1.compute.internal
> But is it possible to override it? I've tried changing /etc/hostname but to no avail.

> The problem I have is that when a client connects to the servers public IP it seems like
the connection is accepted but then the clients tries to resolve and connect to the hostname
that the server has set, so if the client can't resolve it, eg. in this case if the client
isn't in EC2, it won't successfully connect. 


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