director & real-server on same machine

Peter Mueller pmueller at
Fri Aug 3 22:02:07 BST 2001

> 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.

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