What is this?
The load-balancer-servo is a service that is installed in the Eucalyptus Load Balancer EMI. It works in conjunction with HAProxy and proxies commands and configuration settings to it.
In order to use load-balancer-servo, you will need a few things:
- A Eucalyptus EMI on which to install the service
- HAProxy >= 1.5-dev17
- python-boto >= 2.8.0
Installing from the repository
To install the load-balancer-servo package straight from the repository, run:
This will create various directories and copy configuration files, as well as create a servo user account.
Starting the service
The load-balancer-servo service can be started by running:
$ systemctl start load-balancer-servo
Please Note: This service will not work unless it is running on a Eucalyptus instance that has been instantiated by the Eucalyptus LoadBalancer service.