Alteon detail

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Sat Aug 19 11:04:55 CEST 2006

"Anders Berg" <andersb at> writes:
> Lets say I have a group of machine X and Y. This group can have virtual
> servers on them, and for example. In Alteon I can say that
> if works, then works (only 1 healthcheck as HTTP 1.0). But
> I can also set it to healthcheck and Since and
> are on the same servers X and Y, I have to use virtual servers.
> Alteon uses HTTP 1.1 to do that. So can be "down" while is
> "up".
>, and the group of machines that serv it only run 1
> service, so Alteon does a HTTP/1.0.
> and the group of servers that serv it have virtual hosts (they
> also serv, even if IP adress is not the same, the group of
> servers are).

This explains why we couldn't run both and on
Varnish...  the Alteon would probe without a Host: header
and would get a 404.

Dag-Erling Smørgrav
Senior Software Developer
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