[plt-scheme] just starting, comming from j2ee

From: Chris Double (chris.double at gmail.com)
Date: Mon Nov 8 21:46:28 EST 2004

On Mon, 08 Nov 2004 19:14:46 -0500, Raymond Racine <rracine at adelphia.net> wrote:
> Failover and stuff are also handled by the plugin (if the affinity box
> fails to answer in x seconds then send the request to another server).
> Seamless failover does require some kind of state sharing.

This is what I do with a server written using Sisc Scheme. If you
don't want to go to the trouble of setting up Apache just for the task
of load balancing another option is Pound: http://www.apsis.ch/pound/

Pound will also do the session affinity trick based on a cookie value,
url value, or ip address.


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