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I want to specify lbfactor for LoadBalancer members and persist it. how can this be done? currently in httpd.conf:

<Proxy balancer://xxxx>
    BalancerMember ajp://localhost:8009/xxxx
    BalancerMember ajp://yyyyy:8009/xxxx
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<Proxy balancer://xxxx>
    BalancerMember ajp://localhost:8009/xxxx lbfactor=10
    BalancerMember ajp://yyyyy:8009/xxxx lbfactor=20
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Nope, apache fails to start after this change. – user12145 Jan 16 '10 at 12:07

Use loadfactor=X (instead of lbfactor).

Reference: Section A sample balancer setup

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