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Old 07-04-2012, 03:02 AM   #1
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Varnish Reverse proxy


hi,

I installed varnish reverse proxy in my rhel5 server.

apache running in port 80.

i edited /etc/sysconfig/varnish

DAEMON_OPTS="-a :6081 \
-T localhost:6082 \
-f /etc/varnish/default.vcl \
-u varnish -g varnish \
-s file,/var/lib/varnish/varnish_storage.bin,1G"


when i try to start the varnish services
[root@hq245 varnish]# service varnish restart
Stopping varnish HTTP accelerator: [FAILED]

can anyone help me.
how to start varnish HTTP accelerator.

Thanks
 
Old 07-04-2012, 03:30 AM   #2
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well if it's not already running, it's going to fail to stop, isn't it? does it start?
 
Old 07-04-2012, 03:32 AM   #3
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no, it doesnt start.
Stopping varnish HTTP accelerator: [FAILED]
 
Old 07-04-2012, 03:49 AM   #4
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Again, that says "Stopping"...

given that you have the daemon options there, you may wish to try manually just running the daemon outside of the script, and you'll possibly get a very useful error back to help you. Also look in your logfiles.
 
Old 07-04-2012, 04:35 AM   #5
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my varnish is running,
[root@hq203 sysconfig]# service varnish status
varnishd (pid 13812) is running...

[root@hq203 ~]# varnishlog
0 CLI - Rd ping
0 CLI - Wr 0 200 PONG 1341394113 1.0
0 CLI - Rd ping
0 CLI - Wr 0 200 PONG 1341394116 1.0


now how to use varnish as a reverse proxy as well as in the browser.
 
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plenty of docs out there - https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=no...+reverse+proxy
 
  


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