Re: Health Checks not run before attempting to use backend

2018-04-13 Thread Dave Chiluk
Well after having read your thread that's disappointing. An alternative solution to forcing healthchecks before the bind It would be nice to have an option to initially start all servers in the down state unless explicitly loaded as up via a "show servers state /load-server-state-from-file"

Re: Health Checks not run before attempting to use backend

2018-04-13 Thread Jonathan Matthews
On Fri, 13 Apr 2018 at 00:01, Dave Chiluk wrote: > Is there a way to force haproxy to not use a backend until it passes a > healthcheck? I'm also worried about the side affects this might cause as > requests start to queue up in the haproxy > I asked about this in

Health Checks not run before attempting to use backend

2018-04-12 Thread Dave Chiluk
Hi we're evaluating haproxy for use as the load balancer in front of our mesos cluster. What we are finding is that even though we have requested the check option in the server line, haproxy attempts to serve traffic to the server on startup until the first healthcheck completes. server slot1