solution for Active/Passive Backend

Dridi Boukelmoune dridi at
Sat Jul 4 18:43:22 UTC 2020

On Sat, Jul 4, 2020 at 3:54 PM Guillaume Quintard
<guillaume at> wrote:
> Hi,
> You will have to define a probe, otherwise Varnish will consider the backend to be healthy by default. You would then be able to manually make it sick, but for automatic health, you need probing.

Alternatively one can also use vmod_saintmode and retry failed fetches.


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