[ejabberd] Multiple servers for a single domain

Mickael Remond mickael.remond at process-one.net
Wed May 10 18:52:57 MSD 2006

* Paul Vixie <vixie at isc.org> [2006-05-10 14:30:54 +0000]:

> > > What is actually being distributed, though?
> > 
> > All services and data are distributed.
> except MUC, one assumes.

The MUC service itself is distributed.
Each MUC room is not, however.

> > > And how do things get balanced to make the best use of both machines?
> > 
> > The load balancing has to be made with a load balancer, using the mechanism
> > that suits your needs best (DNS load balancing, IP level load balancer).
> if MUC runs on every member of a load balanced cluster, what happens?

If I remember well, the MUC are created locally on the node the owner is
connected. Message are routed to the cluster where the MUC resides

Mickaël Rémond 

More information about the ejabberd mailing list