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Re: Regarding slapd
> Hello all,
> This is the third time am asking the same question, i have not yet got
> the solution for my problem.
> The issue is i am writing a LDAP client program in a master-slave
> environment. my client program will always be connected to slave slapd,
> when it tries to update the ldbm, it gets updated here in slave slap but
> never gets replicated in master, i know that slave will not chase the
> referral, and slave is not returning the referral to master indeed.
from man 5 slapd.conf:
Specify the referral to pass back when slapd(8) is
asked to modify a replicated local database. If
specified multiple times, each url is provided.
To my understanding you can never update something on a slave slapd and
then have it updated on the master - that would make it a master by
itself. Your slave should return a referral to the master, and your
client should update it there - then it gets updated on the slave too.
You can avoid mistakes by only giving the update dn of the master write
acces to the slave.
If this is not what you meant then i missed your point, sorry.
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