Re: heartbeat monitoring/failover list

From: Miquel van Smoorenburg <>
Date: 20 Aug 1998 15:33:23 +0200

In article <>,
Martin Hamilton <> wrote:
>At the recent WWW caching workshop in Manchester [1], there was quite
>a bit of interest in developing a free software (or should that be
>"open source" ?) system for doing the sort of heartbeat monitoring and
>transparent failover characterised by various Unix/NT/switch vendors
>"high availability" and "clustering" offerings. There doesn't appear
>to be anything out there at the moment - unless you know better!

Well there's some info in the Linux High Availability HOWTO.. most
of it applies to a lot more systems than just Linux.

You can find it for example at


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