[pgpool-general: 5402] Re: Multiple pgpools working active active on the same db cluster

Tatsuo Ishii ishii at sraoss.co.jp
Fri Mar 31 07:53:29 JST 2017

> Hello
> Having master/slave db cluster, can I have multiple pgpools connected
> on the same db cluster on the same time?
> Even if I leave failover functionality *unset* and have some *other
> app to handle failover*, can I assume that 2 or more active pgpools
> will work fine
> with the same db cluster successfully?

Yes, no problem.

> (From the documentation I got the impression that only one pgpool
> should be active and another one standby+watchdog...)

That's just one of configuration types with watchdog enabled. In your
configuration, you don't need to enable watchdog.

Best regards,
Tatsuo Ishii
SRA OSS, Inc. Japan
English: http://www.sraoss.co.jp/index_en.php

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