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From "Matt Pearce" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] backup www server
Date Tue, 02 Mar 2004 23:05:53 GMT
I like the second idea a lot, so if I get what you mean correctly I have
currently have this for my www server in my dns zone file:           IN A

I would simply add:          IN    A    yyy.yyy.yyy.yyy



Two solutions :

for apache 1.3.x : mod_backand (an old module to manage a grid of WWW
=> cluster

Simply define 2 servers behind an alias in your DNS server

> Hi All,
> Could someone tell me if their is a way to have a backup WWW server
> somewhere else and if your primary server falls over it will just access
> the secondary one ??
> I have been trying to work out how to do it (and googled also but I dont
> think I was searching the right area) and I cant find any reference to
> I want.
> Thanks for your help,
> Matt.

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