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Re: (ITS#4618) Syncrepl/glue interaction (perhaps related to ITS 4323)

On Wed, Jul 19, 2006 at 12:23:46PM +0000, kevins@bmrb.co.uk wrote:
> Full_Name: Kevin Spicer
> Version: 2.3.24
> OS: Solaris 9
> URL: ftp://ftp.openldap.org/incoming/
> Submission from: (NULL) (
> [Resubmitting this as I submitted on Monday, but it hasn't appeared in ITS]
> I was pretty sure that all the issues related to ITS 4323 were resolved, however
> I had an incident on Monday which leads me to suspect there is still a problem
> there.
> I have four servers serving a distributed, glued, replicated, directory.  The
> reason for this design is I need to ensure service over geographically dispersed
> sites, and allow local modification of certain parts of the tree even in the
> event of a WAN outage at any site.  One server is the syncrepl provider for the
> superior database and a consumer for the other three subordinate databases.  The
> other three servers are each a provider for a subordinate database and a
> consumer for the superior and the other two subordinates.

I also have a configuration where one server is a producer of one database and
a consumer for another database, and both databases are glued together. I'm
trying to get to a simple, clear and reproduceable scenario so I can post it
here or open another ITS for it.