[IPsec] Terminology issue (minor)

shore@arsc.edu Mon, 22 March 2010 16:44 UTC

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This is probably a small thing, but in general the term "cluster"
implies at least some degree of shared state among cluster members.
I understand that there's some suggestion of that in saying that
a cluster protects the same domain but there's really quite a bit
more to it than that - it's going to things like the SADB or a subset
of the SADB.  It needn't be in real-time or near real-time, but it
has to be there for it to be considered a cluster (rather than, say,

I don't think including that in the definition requires that the
wg take on state synchronization among cluster members.