I can't seem to find a guide on setting up Webwasher in HA mode and the different options that are available to us. The help file had a little information, but it didn't quite explain all the options thoroughly. Here are some of my questions:
right, you have most of the options listed already. For completeness I am adding the external load balancer option:
Hash routing provides:
The basic idea is that once hash routing script is downloaded in Web browsers and if there are N proxies, then
(taken from http://www.pacfiles.com/images/SSP.htm)
For the built in one, you don't need a X-cable between the two instances it can communicate over a ususal network. As the HA is using broadcasts it is noteable that the two device must be in the same broadcast domain in order to let broadcasts appear on the single instances.
The VIP needs to be a free IP in the same subnet of the Webwashers, which can be set in each WW's UI, You obviously need to make sure you configure both with the same.
MichaelMessage was edited by: Michael Schneider on 4/23/10 9:10:55 AM CDT