Joseph Mack NA3T jmack at
Tue Oct 17 22:54:54 BST 2006

On Tue, 17 Oct 2006, Sonali Bhargava wrote:

> Hi,
> I was wondering if in lvs-nat set-up, couple of lvs director can be active
> simultaneously and having the same lvs rule configured?

Saru (see HOWTO) can do it, but I think it's only for 

> The problem I stumbled upon is - only one lvs director will be the gateway
> on real servers as a result the other lvs director is unreachable.

I don't understand this sentence.

> I cannot add the route to the other lvs director because 
> real server does not see lvs director's ipaddress in the 
> incoming packet.

the realserver never sees the director's IP on an incoming 
packet - the director is a router. But why does this affect 


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