Performance and cheap storage

Hack Kampbjorn cyrus-info at
Mon Aug 7 13:23:06 EDT 2006

Phil Pennock wrote:
> The "easy" fix is theoretically to configure up extra private addresses
> as aliases on the backend, and distribute the load over all of them.
> This avoids having multiple ports and multiple entries -- it's one
> cyrus.conf listening.  The problem may be making sure that the front-end
> knows that several backends are tied together as being one real system,
> to avoid interesting failover effects.

Why not have the extra IPs on the front-end?

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