[lvs-users] [PATCH ipvsadm] ipvsadm: new attributes for sync daemon

Jesper Dangaard Brouer brouer at redhat.com
Wed Oct 28 19:40:36 GMT 2015

On Tue, 27 Oct 2015 11:32:19 -0500 Phillip Moore <pdm at pobox.com> wrote:

> Has a kernel patch to support this been released? I tried this just
> now and realized after it wasn't working that it must need kernel
> changes as well (which turns out is stated in the change). I
> specifically need the --mcast-group feature.

Hmm, I took this patch for the userspace ipvsadm tool, but I wonder if
the kernel change every got merged?  That is Simon's area... ?!?


But I didn't cut a release with it, thus you need to use the git repo
version if ipvsadm to test this:


> I am looking to get this going now some how and hope I can some how
> get the changes back ported to my kernel or use a newer one.  I'm
> running 2.6.32-573.el6.x86_64

Well, that is a RHEL6 kernel, I know that change have not been
backported... you have to open a case with Red Hat if you really need
that change in a RHEL kernel.

> On Sun, Jul 26, 2015 at 7:12 AM, Julian Anastasov <ja at ssi.bg> wrote:
> > Add support for --sync-maxlen, --mcast-group, --mcast-port and
> > --mcast-ttl options for the --start-daemon command.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Julian Anastasov <ja at ssi.bg>
> > ---
> [...]

Best regards,
  Jesper Dangaard Brouer
  MSc.CS, Principal Kernel Engineer at Red Hat
  Author of http://www.iptv-analyzer.org
  LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/brouer

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