Linux on IBM eServer zSeries and S/390: Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol on VM Guest LANs

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Published 11 June 2003

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IBM Form #: REDP-3657-00

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Authors: Vic Cross


This Redpaper describes the Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP) and its use in a z/VM Linux Guest LAN environment.

Table of contents

About VRRP
Linux VRRP implementations
Building and installing keepalived
VRRP on Guest LANs using keepalived
VRRP experiences on Guest LANs
VRRP details

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