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Re: CARP Failover



A running ssh or telnet session will just freeze for a second or so and then 
continue when a failover happens. When it comes to ftp I think you have a 
problem if you use any userland proxies. 
/Per-Olov
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On Friday 04 March 2005 05.11, Phusion wrote:
> Hi, I was wondering about CARP failover. For an example, say we have
> two OpenBSD pf firewalls. When the main firewall fails for some
> reason, how long of a delay is there before the backup firewall takes
> over as the main firewall? Also, if I had a TCP connection running
> (like connection to an FTP site) and the main firewall went down,
> would I lose my connection? Keep in mind the network I have in mind is
> a small corporate network (40-50 users). Let me know. Thanks.