director & real-server on same machine

Julian Anastasov ja at
Fri Aug 3 23:40:16 BST 2001


On Fri, 3 Aug 2001, Bruce Pennypacker wrote:

> Hi all,
> Sorry if this is a FAQ but I just spent a little while going over the
> documentation on the web site and couldn't find an answer.  Our office has
> about 200 workstations & servers, some of which make up a web spider that
> generates a large volume of DNS requests from time to time.  We're looking
> at setting up an LVS based DNS server.  One question I have is if it is
> possible to have the director act as both the director and a secondary DNS
> server.  Thinking about it a bit I'm inclined to guess that it's not
> possible, but I want to be absolutely sure.  It would save us some work (not
> to mention an extra server) if we could do this, but it's not a huge deal if
> we can't.

	You can:

	You need:

ipvsadm -a -u VIP:53 -r

> Thanks,
> -Bruce


Julian Anastasov <ja at>

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