Member since 01/01/2007

Name: Alex Williams

Location: Montreal, QC, Canada


I am a Senior System Administrator of Advanced Solutions for a large web hosting company with multiple data centers. I don't code for websites anymore, but I still write scripts and optimize config files for advanced server clusters running various software (usually Open Source).

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This line can be added to 'backend', 'frontend', 'listen' directives in the HAProxy config. It will redirect all requests for /books/mysql to /books.php?title=mysql
0 1358 posted 14 years ago by alexwilliams
In this example: *rewrite urls from to* This is somewhat documented elsewhere, but not very well, so here's an example on how to perform simple URL rewriting with HAProxy (instead of using mod_rewrite with apache)....
0 793 posted 14 years ago by alexwilliams
How to send load-balanced requests to a web cluster and split the requests to different server pools based on specific ACL rules. This configuration sends files ending with .php to a pool of "dynamic" web servers (running Apache). It sends all...
0 577 posted 14 years ago by alexwilliams
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