On Thu, 6 Jun 2002, Eduard Tieseler wrote:
> Is it possible to change the weight of one web server without dropping all
> current connections?
> For example, I have 7 web servers in a farm with no connection limit, but
> for any reason I need to reduce the connection limit on a server to 100
> users. Can I do this without disconnecting the current users?
With pen <= 0.6.2, it was not possible to change a running process at all.
With the next release, it can be done like this (simplified):
pen -C localhost:2222 virtualhost:www \
server0:www server1:www server2:www server3:www \
server4:www server5:www server6:www
Now the control interface can be used to modify parameters:
penctl localhost:2222 server 1 max 100
I'll release 0.6.3 (which includes the penctl tool) in a few moments.
Please stand back. ;-)
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