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Re: losing entries after restarting server
On Mon, 05 Feb 2001 17:42:55 Julie Mather wrote:
>I've lost all of my entries after I restarted my server. I shutdown,
>restarted, and then restarted slapd and all of my users are gone. What
>configuration do I have wrong?
If you're using a Linux box, your DBM file was probably stored in the
default directory "/var/tmp". That directory is periodically cleaned up
because it is assumed to contain temporary files. This default needs to be
changed in the RPM file if i hasn't been already.
You'll need to recreate your database and put it in a different directory. I
created /var/slapd/ for my data. Update /etc/openldap/slapd.conf to reflect
the new location. I hope you still have your LDIF file...
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