[ejabberd] Distributed jabber nodes
alexey at sevcom.net
Fri Aug 6 19:35:11 MSD 2004
On Thu, 05 Aug 2004 16:59:52 +0100, you said:
RW> Thanks that worked. I can now log in as: juid at daedalus or
RW> juid at mulligan or juid at 192.168.0.2 etc.
RW> I can register on one node and then login on another.
RW> As I understand it this already improves on the clustering
RW> provided by other servers such as jabberd2 because you can have a
RW> juid available on all machines on the cluster instead of on just
RW> one machine in the cluster. Presumably the next step would be to
RW> do something like round-robin dns
RW> http://hacks.oreilly.com/pub/h/79 so that all users of the cluser
RW> go to user at jabbercluster and get allocated to a specific node
RW> when they first make a connection. Is that correct or is there a
RW> more elegant way to achive this effect?
It is correct. Also it is possible to use e.g. load-balancing
hardware in front of this cluster.
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