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OTD Active - Passive High Availability - Workaround to Avoid Downtime Between the Primary to Secondary Switch (Doc ID 2515563.1)

Last updated on JUNE 13, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Traffic Director - Version and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


Environment considered

Two Solaris boxes of OTD - (OTD 1 and OTD 2) and initially the VIP is associated to OTD 1 box

When the OTD1 box goes down, the VIP is associated to OTD2 box and then the OTD2 box becomes the primary


  1. Is this a normal behavior?
  2. What are the different ways to avoid downtime?


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