> Does anybody have experience or an idea on how to achieve higher
> availability than with a single server without replicating locally on
> each server running proftpd?


You might use a tool like sqlrelay:

http://sqlrelay.sourceforge.net/

to act as a transparent intermediary between proftpd and a farm of
database servers...

TJ

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable man
persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress
depends on the unreasonable man.

-George Bernard Shaw

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~


-------------------------------------------------------------------------
Check out the new SourceForge.net Marketplace.
It's the best place to buy or sell services for
just about anything Open Source.
http://sourceforge.net/services/buy/index.php
_______________________________________________
ProFTPD Users List
Unsubscribe problems?
http://www.proftpd.org/list-unsub.html