Req.backend.healthy keeps caching


#1

Good Day,

We have a requirements that needs and automatic failover, so we are checking the req.backend.healthy for transition and our current problem is req.backend.healthy keeps the same value even if backend status already changes.


#2

have you configured healthchecks for all of your backends?


#3

Here are more details on healthchecks: https://docs.fastly.com/guides/basic-configuration/health-checks-tutorial


#4

and this :slight_smile:
https://docs.fastly.com/guides/performance-tuning/failover-configuration