> From: Andrew J Cosgriff <firstname.lastname@example.org> > Date: 11 Aug 2000 13:14:05 +1000 > > Chris Garrigues wrote : > > > I thought I'd change my database from db2 to gdbm to see if that solved m > y > > problem, but I don't know how to migrate my database if I do so. > > 0) stop the server and backup your openldap db directory in case > anything really bad happens. > > 1) ldbmcat /var/lib/openldap/id2entry.dbb > mydb.ldif > > 2) install your new binaries compiled with gdbm > > 3) ldif2ldbm -i mydb.ldif > > 4) start the server and see what happens Except for having to rebuild my indices, that was basically it and my problem seems to really be solved this time (I hope). So, in summary, what I've done is to rebuild openldap to use both pth and gdbm instead of linuxthreads and db2, and I've rebuilt my databases. (or, more accurately, I'm going to be rebuilding the databases on all my servers through the rest of the day by hand because I'm kinda scared of trying to automate this since all my automation stuff tends to rely on ldap working. Chris -- Chris Garrigues http://www.DeepEddy.Com/~cwg/ virCIO http://www.virCIO.Com 4314 Avenue C Austin, TX 78751-3709 +1 512 374 0500 My email address is an experiment in SPAM elimination. For an explanation of what we're doing, see http://www.DeepEddy.Com/tms.html Nobody ever got fired for buying Microsoft, but they could get fired for relying on Microsoft.
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