When configuring an LVS cluster, you should always begin by configuring
the primary router with the Piranha Configuration Tool. To
do this,verify that the piranha-gui service is
running and an administrative password has been set, as described in
Section 8.2 Setting a Password for the Piranha Configuration Tool.
If you are accessing the machine locally, you can open
https://localhost:3636 in a Web browser to access
the Piranha Configuration Tool. Otherwise, type in the
hostname or real IP address for the server followed by
:3636. Once the browser connects, you will see
the screen shown in Figure 10-1.
Figure 10-1. The Welcome Panel
Click on the Login button and enter
piranha for the Username and
the administrative password you created in the
The Piranha Configuration Tool is made of four main screens
or panels. In addition, the Virtual
Servers panel contains four
CONTROL/MONITORING panel is the first panel after
the login screen.