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RE: DNS Based Load Balancers

  • From: David Temkin
  • Date: Sun Jul 02 03:24:38 2006

So, you guys have been pretty clear on what he shouldn't do.

What should he do as an alternative to using DNS for a proximity based


-----Original Message-----
From: [email protected] [mailto:[email protected]] On Behalf Of
Matt Ghali
Sent: Saturday, July 01, 2006 10:43 PM
To: Paul Vixie
Cc: [email protected]
Subject: Re: DNS Based Load Balancers

On Sat, 1 Jul 2006, Paul Vixie wrote:

>> I'm soliciting recommendations for DNS based load balancers.
> my recommendation is: "don't do it."  for background, see:
> html
> --
> Paul Vixie

Having implemented F5's 3DNS product for a large entertainment company,
I'd like to wholeheartedly agree with Paul.

Please, for the love of god, don't do it.


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