[Linux-HA] 2 subnets separated by cisco 6509 switch
lmb at suse.de
Wed Mar 16 16:22:46 MST 2005
On 2005-03-16T16:01:35, Alan Robertson <alanr at unix.sh> wrote:
Just a minor addition -
> The messaging protocol was written about 5 years ago. It has always
> supported more than 2 nodes. Nothing open source was available at that
> time. In fact, only in the last year has anything else open source shown
> up (one is GPL and one is BSD-licensed).
> And, they still assume that they run on a trusted network - a seriously
> broken assumption AFAICT.
Well, they just make transport layer security a problem of the transport
layer; OpenAIS for example should work well on top of IP/Sec, and
combined with some firewall rules, that's probably quite strong enough.
Lars Marowsky-Brée <lmb at suse.de>
High Availability & Clustering
SUSE Labs, Research and Development
SUSE LINUX Products GmbH - A Novell Business
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