Last modified 5 years ago Last modified on 03/17/11 09:14:51


ipvsts (The IP Virtual Server Testing Suite) is testing suite for The IP Virtual Server.


  • Installation of RHEL 6 via automatically generated kickstart
  • Update installation
  • Start VMs with specific network configuration
  • Test ipvsadm
    • Init script
    • Module load/unload
    • Save / Restore rules
    • Bad parameters handling
    • Correct interaction between ipvsadm and kernel ipvs module


Source code

For stable version, use For newest git, use

$ git clone git://


Use doc/examples/test-sl6x-i386.scm as starting point. This test automatically installs Scientific Linux 6 for i386 VM to ~/vms and runs ipvsadm test.

Reporting Bugs

Bug reporting is handled on this site via the Trac interface. You will need a Fedora Account in order to report bugs. In the Fedora project, we have a unified account system for all services, so you need to create this account to report bugs. Go to to sign up. Then come back to this site and choose the Login link, and finally New Ticket.


This project is maintained by Jan Friesse (Red Hat)