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Re: CVS: cvs.openbsd.org: src

On Sat, Dec 16, 2006 at 04:45:08AM -0700, Reyk Floeter wrote:
> CVSROOT:	/cvs
> Module name:	src
> Changes by:	reyk_(_at_)_cvs_(_dot_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org	2006/12/16 04:45:07
> Added files:
> 	usr.sbin/hostated: Makefile buffer.c check_http.c check_icmp.c 
> 	                   check_tcp.c control.c hce.c imsg.c log.c 
> 	                   parse.y pfe.c pfe_filter.c hostated.conf.5 
> 	                   hostated.h hostated.c hostated.8 
> 	usr.sbin/hostatectl: hostatectl.8 Makefile parser.c parser.h 
> 	                     hostatectl.c 
> Log message:
> Import hostated, the host status daemon.  This daemon will monitor
> remote hosts and dynamically alter pf(4) tables and redirection rules
> for active server load balancing.  The daemon has been written by
> Pierre-Yves Ritschard (pyr at spootnik.org) and was formerly known as
> "slbd".

to avoid confusion - there were two load balancing daemons called
"slbd": one hosted at sourceforge.net and the other one from
spootnik.org.  we imported the latter one.

> The daemon is fully functional but it still needs some work and
> cleanup so we don't link it to the build yet.  Some TODOs are a
> partial rewrite of the check_* routines (use libevent whenever we
> can), improvement of the manpages, and general knf and cleanup.
> ok deraadt@ claudio@

note that further development is done in cooperation with Pierre-Yves.

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