How would nginx record client IP address under TCP Multipath?
luky-37 at hotmail.com
Fri Jan 3 01:43:10 UTC 2014
> Since iOS7 supports TCP Multipath now, I think more and more devices
> will start support it.
Not if the servers don't support it.
Apple pushed for a specific reason:
To avoid having a broken TCP session when the IP address of the handheld
changes, which would interrupt Apple's Siri.
But TCP multipath is still not supported by linux mainline and I don't
see efforts on linux-netdev to include it anytime soon. I understand there
is a maintained and uptodate patchset available, but that doesn't mean
it will be included in the kernel soon.
> But TCP Multipath allows many client IPs connected to the same server,
> suppose Nginx in this case, how would access_log record all of the IPs?
The application will always see the first IP, which connected to the server,
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