Subject: Re: carp or failover/load-balancing
To: Joel CARNAT <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/30/2005 19:27:11
On Tue, Mar 29, 2005 at 11:30:17PM +0200, Joel CARNAT wrote:
> Hi,
> I can't find any carp reference on my NetBSD boxes (manpage & google).
> so :
> 1. do we have any carp implementation ready (expect net/ucarp) ?
> 2. what other choice do we have to get failover and/or load-balancing (for firewalling, HTTP, SMTP services and such) ?

ipf can do load-balencing with rdr or bimap rules (I don't remember). Maybe
fail-over too. But I've never tried it.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference