Learn F5 Technologies, Get Answers & Share Community Solutions Join DevCentral


Entries for 'Kevin Davies'

articleirulestechtiptables September 06, 2013 by Kevin Davies
This is a series of articles to introduce you to the many uses of tables. The TAO of Tables - Part One The TAO of Tables - Part Two Last week we discussed how we could use tables to profile the execution of an iRule, so let's take it to the next level and profile the variables of an iRule. Say you have an iRule that has to run many iterations in testing and you want to make sure nothing is going awry. Wouldn't it be nice to be able to actu...
articleirulestechtiptables August 30, 2013 by Kevin Davies
This is a series of  articles to introduce you to the many uses of tables. The TAO of Tables - Part One Previously we talked about how tables can be used for counting. The next discussion in this series deals with structure and profiling of iRules. I encourage iRule authors to keep the logic flat. Its all well and good having beautiful indented arches of if, elseif and else statements. The hard reality of iRules is we want to get in and get out fast. I encour...
articleirulestechtiptables July 09, 2012 by Kevin Davies
  This is a series of  articles to introduce you to the many uses of tables.   Many developers have heard about them but few have had the opportunity to use them. In this series of articles I will take you on a journey from the very beginning to the complex and marvellous creations we can make using them. Their true power lies solely in your mind and how you might use them.<o:p></o:p> For instance; recently I was asked how can I track the hosts connecting to my ser...