New failure detection algorithm for ng_one2many.
dolgop at mccinet.ru
Wed Jan 12 01:43:30 PST 2005
I wrote new failure detection algorithm based on heartbeat signal for
ng_one2many node. Features:
- automatic detection of failures;
- automatic detection of recoveries;
- detection of point of failure (see diagnostics in man page);
- configurable timing parameters of failure and recovery detection;
- you can create your own heartbeat packet or use default;
- you can set your rules for detecting that incoming packet is hearbeat
- heartbeat algorithm can be used for different network layers (not only
Patches for src and man page at
These patches for CURRENT, but you can compile patched files in 5.3.
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