load balancing depending on actual load

Manlio Perillo manlio_perillo at libero.it
Mon Jul 16 16:51:32 MSD 2007

Martin Minka ha scritto:
> Hello,
> is there a way or is there plan to automatically change weight for 
> server in upstream depending on actual system load ?
> I have different HW on 7 apache web servers and it is nightmare to 
> optimal set the weights.

Not sure, but one of your backend can simply return a 503 response code 
when the system load is high.

nginx, then, will proxy the request to another backend:

> Sincerely,
> Martin Minka

Regards  Manlio Perillo

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