The tag has no usage guidance.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

2
votes
0answers
181 views

VRF on Linux using network namespaces

My ultimate goal is to implement Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF) in Linux. The method that seems to be most widely accepted is to set up different network name spaces (one for each separate ...
-4
votes
1answer
60 views

Is it possible to use planet scale load-balanced virtulisation? [closed]

there are more and more implementations of distributed-virtualisation. A common one is Microsoft SCVMM. Currently, such things are kept inside LANs, and a san or fiber-channel system is used for ...
1
vote
2answers
117 views

Why RIP uses hop count and not delay metric?

Distance vector routing algorithm RIP uses hop count as a routing metric. Why it is not using delay as a metric ?
0
votes
1answer
48 views

Must all routers support RIP in order for it to calculate distance?

I'm just beginning to research the topic of RIP, and I'm left with a (perhaps stupid) question. According to a tutorial I read here, RIP exchanges routing information with its "direct" neighbours. My ...
4
votes
2answers
4k views

Nginx dynamic upstream configuration / routing

I was experimenting with dynamic upstream configuration for nginx and cant find any good solution to implement upstream configuration from third-party source like redis or mysql. The idea behind it ...
5
votes
2answers
2k views

dynamic routing between openvpn tunnels

i'm thinking about using dynamic routing [ OSPF or RIP ] via OpenVPN tunnels. right now i have few offices connected in full mesh, but this is not scalable solution as we add more locations. i would ...