Idea: Zeroconf/Avahi support?

Manlio Perillo manlio_perillo at
Tue Mar 10 01:26:00 MSK 2009

Cliff Wells ha scritto:
> I've been considering a pair of Nginx modules that would support
> Avahi/Zeroconf.  That is, let Nginx announce itself via Avahi (one
> module) and another that would let it detect other services via Avahi
> (the second module) for use with the upstream module.
> This would allow an Nginx instance to detect when new Nginx servers are
> added to a cluster (upstream) and automatically start load balancing
> them without having to edit the config file and signal Nginx.

This would probabily require a rewrite of the upstream module, to 
support dynamic configuration.

 > [...]

Regards  Manlio

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