Has anyone ever used LVS with SQL server ?

Joseph Mack mack.joseph at epa.gov
Fri Apr 30 14:46:20 BST 2004

Malcolm Turnbull wrote:
> Joseph Mack wrote:
> > need more info. Are LVS clients accessing the SQL server as a virtual
> > service (ie via the director), or are the webservers accessing the db and
> > the db is a 3rd tier, which the LVS clients don't access directly?
> The web servers (as lvs clients) are trying to access the db via the vip
> on the load balancer. All machines including the load balancer are on
> the same subnet.

I wouldn't have expected that this would work at all, since you are calling
from a realserver (with the VIP) and expecting the packet to go to the
director's VIP. The packet won't get out of the realserver

Joseph Mack PhD, High Performance Computing & Scientific Visualization
SAIC, Supporting the EPA Research Triangle Park, NC 919-541-0007
Federal Contact - John B. Smith 919-541-1087 - smith.johnb at epa.gov

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