RE: Linux and firewall load balancing

From: John Kunkel (
Date: 09/23/03

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    To: "Keith T. Morgan" <>, <>
    Date: Tue, 23 Sep 2003 09:12:23 -0600

    Hello Keith,

    There is an option for load balancing in linux. I currently use Keepalived, over the top of a kernel mod called IPVS.
    You can find info about IPVS at the following URL:

    I am using the Direct Routing approach.

    Keepalived is a utility that loads a config file and then passes commands to the IPVS system to perform load balancing.
    You can find more info about Keepalived at the following URL:

    Good luck and and enjoy.

    John Kunkel
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