Sticky clients and varnish

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Thu May 6 11:35:23 CEST 2010

In message <alpine.DEB.1.10.1005061107350.4330 at>,
 Andreas Haase - evolver group writes:
>I'd like to use a director with sticky client configured. But all 
>documentation I found only mentions random and round-robin as possible 
>options. Is there any recent docu for this feature?

We're working on the docs, but if you make a "client" director
(syntax otherwise like the "random" director) it will distribute
based on the client's IP#.

This does not (yet) take X-Forwarded-For headers into account.

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