Perlbal::Manual::Selector - Configuring Perlbal as a virtual service that maps onto other services
How to configure a Perlbal
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Please read Perlbal::Manual::Configuration first for a better explanation on how to configure Perlbal. This document will make much more sense after reading that.
Configuring Perlbal as a Selector
selector role allows you to create a service that selects to which other service a request should be sent to.
Here's an example of how to do that with the help of Perlbal::Plugin::VHosts:
LOAD vhosts CREATE SERVICE selector_service SET listen = 0.0.0.0:80 SET role = selector SET plugins = vhosts VHOST *.site1.com = service1 VHOST *.site2.com = service2 ENABLE selector_service
In this case, requests to both
site2 are received by
selector_service, which then sends requests for
service1 and requests for