Alexander Leidinger Alexander at
Sat Jul 5 04:47:04 PDT 2003

On Fri, 04 Jul 2003 14:25:08 -0700
Pedram Nimreezi <Support at Netflag.Net> wrote:

> I've been hearing a lot about Linux-HA (High Availability) as an avid 
> Linux? not interested person
> I was wondering if there was any such construction available to freebsd...

> as opposed to like an
> taking over an IP when a specific server no longer pings... I say that 
> since mysql replication doesn't
> work too well when you're load balancing using round robin A records. 
> Forums lose data, stuff like that.

I don't have hard data for load balancing, but at least for failover
situations 2 MySQL (3.23.x) servers replicate without problems here. For
more than 2 systems it is a little bit tricky.


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