Pound – reverse-proxy and load-balancer

Tech stuff – of limited interest…

Pound

Pound – reverse-proxy and load-balancer

The Pound program is a reverse proxy, load balancer and HTTPS front-end for Web server(s). Pound was developed to enable distributing the load among several Web-servers and to allow for a convenient SSL wrapper for those Web servers that do not offer it natively. Pound is distributed under the GPL (with the OpenSSL disclaimer) – no warranty, it’s free to use, copy and give away.

On a Certain Blindness in Human Beings

William Henry James, 1899


On a Certain Blindness in Human Beings

The spectator’s judgment is sure to miss the root of the matter, and to possess no truth. The subject judged knows a part of the world of reality which the judging spectator fails to see, knows more while the spectator knows less; and, wherever there is conflict of opinion and difference of vision, we are bound to believe that the truer side is the side that feels the more, and not the side that feels the less.

Visit

Just got off the phone with my sister Leslie and she’s decided to come to Tokyo for a few weeks. Very, very cool.
OK, Les, now the world knows and you can’t back out…
:-D