nginx on Debian: dynamic network interfaces

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Wed May 27 16:40:26 UTC 2015

B.R. Wrote:
> Will you make everyone using nginx on Debian using
> that
> trick, as soon as they need DNS on a default 'hotplug' interface with
> sysvinit?

No I'd make everyone use IP addresses with the EBLB I've introduced a while
ago with sources. For a fast acting webservice DNS is outdated, outperformed
and is only useful for clients. If it was up to me I'd rip dns out
completely from nginx.

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