Pound Mailing List
Questions about using engine=cavium with pound
/ Malcolm <lists(at)loadbalancer.org>
I have a Centos 4.4 system, with a vanila 2.6.11-1 Kernel.
I finally managed to install the CaviumNitroxLiteCN1010 hardware +
openssl engine so I can do a:
path-to-patched-opensssl/openssl speed d...
Where does the referer go?
/ Roland Küstermann <rku(at)aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de>
it seems that pound is kind of losing the referer header value. Using
apache only the referer is always set. Having enabled pound, it is never
set. Is this a known issue, a bug or a miss co...
/ Audun Ytterdal <ay(at)linpro.no>
Ipound URL and HeadRequired is based on AND
meaning that Two URL or Two HeadRequired only matches if both match. Is
there any way to get a OR instead.
Flat based SLB with pound
/ "Jens Parree" <j.parree(at)team-networks.de>
how about offering a configuration flag in the near future to set a flat
based SLB feature in pound an make it possible to decrease the load
regarding response/reply traffic from the backend serv...
/ Audun Ytterdal <ay(at)linpro.no>
Does the following scenario make any sense
Single Pound(failover) -> 2 or more webaccelerators (squid or varnish)
-> Single Pound(failover) -> 2 or more Backendservers (tomcat/whatever,
Backend status from Pound
/ Audun Ytterdal <ay(at)linpro.no>
1) Is there a way to get pound to only log backed status, not traffic.
2) Is there a way to get backend status from pound (using poundctl maybe)
Antwort: Re: [Pound Mailing List] HTTP-HTTPS-Rewrite
Thanks for the answer. But we have a Novell-Ichain-Proxy with
It's the same backend and with Ichain it works. I dont know how Ichain it
The problem occures wh...
I would like to rewrite a http-session to a https-session. For Example:
A user called a website with http://www.abc.de and should automatically
redirected to https://www.abc.de and the further...
/ "Robin Soper" <robincsoper(at)googlemail.com>
Small hostOS for POUND machine?
/ "Wassink, mw. ing. A." <AWassink(at)cvz.nl>
We have succesfully tested POUND and intend to use it for reverse
proxying towards our webserver.
We are now thinking about the OS to install POUND in. Sofar we have been
using a full installatio...
Pound is restarting frequently
/ abhishek <abhishek(at)uzanto.com>
I am facing some problem with pound , its restarting itself after every
one minute and in /var/log/messages i m getting this error
pound: received signal 15 - exiting..
So hat could be the rea...
Gathering response time information;
/ "Adam Lis" <adam.lis(at)gmail.com>
I have web portal that is placed behind Pound - currently 2.2.2.
Some users report that "sometimes" answer time grows up to
near 15 seconds, while usually it's less than 1 second.
Is it possible...
HeadRequire check http and https?
I would like to check the incoming URL if http or https.
I tried the HeadRequire-Option in the Service-Section but it seems that
only the domain without http|https is checked.
Dynamic rescaling calculations
/ Albert <pound(at)alacra.com>
Currently, when dynamic rescaling is being done all requests (and their
response times) are treated equally. Meaning, if you have a responses
of HTTP 200 or a 500 error, they are both treated equal...
/ John Moore <john(at)jmsd.co.uk>
I've been playing around with Pound and am very impressed so far. I have
a query about SSL usage. I know Pound can be used as an SSL wrapper,
with the result that cleartext requests are sent on...
Pound and OWA exchange 2000 Error
/ "Clinton Sigmon" <csigmon(at)geobridge.net>
I am able to authenticate properly. The top and some of the side information fills in but the inbox area "stalls" then errors out, HTTP Unknown 400. I wonder if it is something pound is passing or n...
/ Raphael Pesche <raphael.pesche(at)rz.uni-freiburg.de>
upon processing very long URLs (that is very long query strings) I get
414 "Request URI too long".
In my pound.cfg the options CheckURL and MaxRequest are unset (default
are "0" and "...
/ "Robert Easthope" <r.easthope(at)ukerna.ac.uk>
I'm looking at my Apache 2 logs and I can see that the remote IP is in
fact the load balancers IP. Is there any way to get pound to forward on
the originator IP address so we can still record us...
balancing on backends?
/ notbuu <notbuu(at)gmail.com>
we are useing pound 2.2 stable in an productive enviroment. now i have two
backends witch are defined in an service.
i have not turned on any session directives. so as i can see the balancing...
LogLevel 3 + 5
/ "Lorenzo Grio" <lorenzo.grio(at)gmail.com>
In future release, do you think to add a log level with all available
informations (log level 3 and 5 together)?
Best regards and thanks for this usefull software.
Log disabling with latest Pound
/ "John Snowdon" <j.p.snowdon(at)newcastle.ac.uk>
Is it still the case that --disable-log turns off syslog style logging
with the latest releases of Pound?
I'm trying a version of 2.2.6 and seem to have lost the logging output!
My start routine is p...
Expectations, performance, and pound.
/ "Daniel M. Lipton" <photo(at)sequential.org>
I have pound sitting in front of a couple of web servers. To date, I've
had very little actual traffic through the set up, the product is in
private beta, but I've managed to run hundreds of thousa...
Failover with sessions?
/ "Charlie Schluting" <schluting(at)gmail.com>
Sorry, this is probably an FAQ, but I can't seem to find it.
I'm experiencing a situation where pound is sending requests to failed
backends and timing out, if the client has an existing session. Thi...
Segfault on load in Pound 2.2.6 under OpenBSD
/ Richard Wilson <Richard.Wilson(at)senokian.net>
I'm currently trying to get Pound working on an OpenBSD machine, the
advantage of which being the stability and the failover facilities
provided by CARP. I've obtained and compiled Ope...
pound with PCRE package and the tcmalloc (or Hoard) library
/ aT <pakistan(at)gmail.com>
I am going to install Pound 2.2 on Redhat Linux Enterprise 4 .
I read on the site :
" The PCRE package and the tcmalloc (or Hoard) library are strongly
Can anyone please direct me ...
RE: [Pound Mailing List] Vhosts with SSL
/ "Carbonell, Yann" <Yann.Carbonell(at)BancTec.ca>
For information I am using Pound with SSL and virtual hosts service setup
as well in order to access our different backend sites. And I would say it
works pretty well . We use a wildcard certif...
Subversion COPY error : 502 Bad gateway
/ Vincent DARON <tropico(at)tiscali.be>
I'm using pound in front of a Subversion server.
SVN Client <-- HTTPS --> Pound <-- HTTP --> Subversion
Everything works fine except when I do a COPY (Branch,Merge,Rename,...),
I have a Bad...
Vhosts with SSL
I've just written to Robert and he suggested I post to this list, so I will.
It is possible to do virtual hosting with SSL. Roberts' description of the
connection setup with SSL is of ...
/ Blake Barnett <shadoi(at)nanovoid.com>
We are currently using the COOKIE session type. We also have
services defined for individual BackEnds with either a HeadRequire,
or URL directive. What happens if more than one of these conditio...
ANNOUNCE: Pound - reverse proxy and load balancer - v2.2.6
/ Robert Segall <roseg(at)apsis.ch>
This is to announce the release of Pound v2.2.6. Changes in this version
- added transaction time logging to LogLevel 5
- added priority display for poundctl
Pound ignores one backend
/ Robert Klikics <robert.klikics(at)unitedprint.com>
after upgrading to the actual version pound seems to ignore one backend.
Yesterday it seemed to be the node with 192.168.12.22, but today - after
a pound restart - it is 192.168.12.20!
I can ...
pound 2.5.5 LogLevel, not working failure detect and little slower?.
/ Stefan Lambrev <stefan.lambrev(at)sun-fish.com>
On my test station I upgraded pound from 2.1.4 to 2.2.5 and it works ok
with the old configuration file.
I'm using freebsd 6.2-stable. and there are 2 problems that I found.
First and the ver...