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Re: Q: slurpd replication
At 06:13 PM 7/27/99 +0000, David Reitz wrote:
>i have three LDAP servers set up. in order to do replication, do i need
>to only have slurpd and slapd running on the master,
You need to setup the master with a replog for each replica and
have separate slurpd running for each replog.
>with slapd only running on the slaves?
Yes, slaves (in general) should not generate replogs... there's
nothing to slurp.
>if so, i am not able to get replication to work
>from slaves back to the masters
OpenLDAP 1.x supports single-master replication. The slaves should
be setup (using a default referral) to refer modification requests
to the master.
(there are patches available to implement multiple-master replication
>, however, replication works fine from
>the master to the slaves. (i must be missing some configuration
>issue... but what is it???)
(where master is the hostname of your master server)
>or do i need to have slapd and slurpd running on all machines to do
>replication back and forth? if so, is there any way that i can get rid
>of the error messages that appear in the log? (i have tried both
You need patches to do multi-master replication.
>if you need any other info, please let me know, i'll get it to you
>asap. i really need to get this working, and i would GREATLY appreciate
>thank you for your help!