NANOG 40 agenda posted

Colm MacCarthaigh colm at
Mon Jun 4 06:03:29 UTC 2007

On Mon, Jun 04, 2007 at 02:53:52AM +0000, Paul Vixie wrote:
> > ipv6 load balancers exist, one's current load balancer is/may probably
> > not be up to the task.
> my favourite load balancer is OSPF ECMP, since there are no extra boxes,
> just the routers and switches and hosts i'd have to have anyway.
> quagga ospf6d works great, and currently lacks only a health check API.

If you're load-balancing N nodes, and 1 node dies, the distribution hash
is re-calced and TCP sessions to all N are terminated simultaneously. 

Colm MacCárthaigh                        Public Key: colm+pgp at

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