keepalived v1.2.11 & glusterfs v3.4.2

Quick post for two quick bumps related to clustering. glusterfs-3.4.2 quite a lot of bug fixes and improvements contains a backport for libgfapi support for integrating with NFS Ganesha nfs/mount3: fix crash in subdir resolution keepalived-1.2.11 autoconf: better libnl3 detection Fix memory allocation for MD5 digest Quite some nice memory leak fixes on different components […]

Using keepalived for a self-balancing cluster

Load balancing traffic between servers can sometimes lead to headaches depending on your topology and budget. Here I’ll discuss how to create a self load balanced cluster of web servers distributing HTTP requests between themselves and serving them at the same time. Yes, this means that you don’t need dedicated load balancers ! I will […]