httpd-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Failover for apache as a proxy?
Date Thu, 21 Apr 2005 16:45:56 GMT
On 4/20/05, Anastasios Angelidis <> wrote:
> Is it possible/advised to set up multiple apache servers for failover
> either using: O/S Level solution, DNS round robin, hardware or what not?


> I have read a few articles I found on google etc... And they all talk
> about one proxy server, serving multiple servers! But what happens if
> you lose that one proxy? :|

I imagine that most people who actually do this stuff have multiple
proxy servers, for the reason you state.  The ones with lots of money
to spare use expensive hardware load-distributors, and the cheap ones
use DNS.


The official User-To-User support forum of the Apache HTTP Server Project.
See <URL:> for more info.
To unsubscribe, e-mail:
   "   from the digest:
For additional commands, e-mail:

View raw message