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Install HAProxy on Alpine Linux

Jul 30, 2022 · 1 min read · 4 views · Post a comment

Creating an isolated proxy microservice can be easily achieved with the Alpine Linux Docker image and HAProxy. It can act as both proxy container or load balancer depending on the needs and configuration.

Prerequisites

  • Alpine Linux
  • sudo privileges

Install HAProxy on Alpine Linux

Step 1. Update Alpine packages.

sudo apk update

Step 2. Install HAProxy.

sudo apk add haproxy

Step 3. Verify installation.

haproxy --version

Output:

HAProxy version 2.4.17-9f97155 2022/05/13 - https://haproxy.org/

Conclusion

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