mod_jk is slow to failover

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  • mod_jk is slow to failover a user to another node. We have some long requests and so have a large reply_timeout. If a node crashes, mod_jk appears to wait the full reply_timeout before failing over. How can mod_jk failover faster?


  • JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
  • JBoss Enterprise Web Server (JWS)
  • Apache httpd
  • mod_jk

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