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FreeVRRPd project status
- Subject: FreeVRRPd project status
- From: jesus at omniti.com (Theo Schlossnagle)
- Date: Tue Apr 5 19:46:59 2005
On Apr 5, 2005, at 10:35 PM, Mike Jakubik wrote:
> On Tue, April 5, 2005 10:23 pm, Theo Schlossnagle said:
>> On Apr 4, 2005, at 5:05 PM, Eivind Hestnes wrote:
>>> If you are looking for a Open Source failover solution, CARP is
>>> probably the best choice as it stands today.
>>> If you need assistance with the configuration, please reply to the
>>> list, and I will try to respond.
>> While it requires a serious paradigm shift, Wackamole
>> (http://www.backhand.org/wackamole/) provides N:M IP redundancy on
>> + linux/windows/solaris.
>> Down sides: not quite as transparent, no MAC stealing, but uses grat.
>> ARPing to announce failures.
> And its unmaintanied and does not compile on FreeBSD 5.x.
It isn't unmaintained... what makes you think it is unmaintained?
Compiles fine on my boxen. (4.11, 4-stable, 5.2.1, 5.3-RELEASE-p5)
It has a dependency on Spread (which I think is in ports somewhere).
It's running in production on a few 5.3 boxes that I know of, likely
many more that I don't.
// Theo Schlossnagle
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