@Josh Humphries, your plan is nice, gRPC currently not support init stream
in server side, so this limit can be ignored.
在 2016年12月2日星期五 UTC+8上午2:18:54，Josh Humphries写道：
> On Thu, Dec 1, 2016 at 12:26 PM, killjason <jasonso...@gmail.com
>> In my case:
>> 1.The backend servers represent a same micro-service(may be contains 10
>> machines) serving the same APIs.
>> 2.The proxy is based on pure Netty(no gRPC included). but clients and
>> backend servers are developed on gRPC.
>> I am not sure if one Netty channel can represents multiple connections to
>> multiple backends?
> If you are using Netty as a layer-4 proxy, then it cannot. But if you use
> it as a layer-7 proxy, using the HTTP/2 protocol handlers, you can. When a
> client initiates a new stream, you pick a backend, find a channel to that
> backend, and create a new stream on that backend channel. You will
> effectively have a map of incoming channel & stream ID -> outgoing channel
> & stream ID and use that to proxy frames. This works for gRPC, but would
> probably be insufficient for general-purpose HTTP/2 where the servers
> initiate streams (since the proxy won't be able to know which client the
> server-initiated stream was intended). Admittedly, there will probably be
> some implementation complexity in properly managing HTTP/2 flow control
> windows on both sides while avoiding excessive resource usage/buffering.
>> 在 2016年12月2日星期五 UTC+8上午1:11:03，Carl Mastrangelo写道：
>>> This depends on how homogeneous your backends are. For example, if your
>>> proxy going to the same logical set of backends each time, (even if they
>>> are distinct machines) then yes this is possible with gRPC. In gRPC, a
>>> channel represent a higher level concept than a single client. It
>>> represents multiple connections to multiple backends (a.k.a. Servers).
>>> In your case, it seems like you should build a map of hostname (a.k.a.
>>> "target") to Channel and pick the correct channel to serve requests to in
>>> your proxy. This works well if you are handling a small number
>>> hostnames. Each channel will have its own tcp connections, but there will
>>> be few total channels.
>>> You can do more advanced things too with your host name. If the
>>> backends that you send traffic to route requests based on the host name,
>>> but each backend can handle the requests of other host names, then you can
>>> reduce the number of connections even further. For example, if you know
>>> that foo.mydomain.com and bar.mydomain.com both physically point to
>>> the same set of servers, then they can both share the same channel. In
>>> your channel, you can override the "authority" field but still reuse the
>>> same connection.
>>> We can provide a better answer if you could share a little more detail
>>> about what you want to do.
>>> On Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 8:59:45 AM UTC-8, killjason wrote:
>>>> (moved from: https://github.com/grpc/grpc-java/issues/2470)
>>>> Imagine there are 10k grpc-clients, they established 10k http2
>>>> connections(TCP-connections) with the http2 reverse proxy; then http2
>>>> reverse proxy create 10k http2 connections(TCP-connections) to the
>>>> origin(backend) server.
>>>> Is it possible to reduce the 10k connections between proxy and
>>>> origin(backend) server?
>>>> for example, can a connection pool be used in reverse proxy to reduce
>>>> connections with backend server?
>>>> This picture can explain better:
>>>> [image: image]
>>>> this picture is in Nginx blog, Is it possible to do the same thing to
>>>> reduce connections with backend serevrs using http2-reverse proxy?
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