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Load balancing

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# Click the "Cancel" button, then click the newly added relay in the table, and watch the health check status
== Configuration examples ==Below are a few clear-text configuration examples. === HTTPS (SSL) acceleration ===
This very simple example provides an HTTPS accelerator. If you are using the 64-bit version (amd64) on a router with AES-NI instructions, you can expect gigabit performance. Below is a more or less complete example, using the router exclusively as a layer 7 load balancer, utilizing only one Ethernet interface.
# cp /etc/ssl/private/server.key /etc/ssl/private/
=== Internet failover ===
The load balancer can be used to select one of several default routers (gateways) which is useful for outbound internet failover when more sophisticated protocols such as BGP is unavailable. Below is an incomplete example of such a a configuration.
=== SSL stripping ===
If you would like to strip the SSL from a service that is only available over SSL (eg. the web administration, even thou it's not recommended nor good practice), this example shows how to make the web administration available for unsecure HTTP connections.

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