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RE: RE: slapindex slapadd and corrupt indexes

Does the 2.1.0 alpha version also rebuild id2entry?

Kevin Hicks

> From: hyc@highlandsun.com  hyc@highlandsun.com                                                                                                                        
> Time/Date: 01:37 AM 04/03/02
> The released version of slapindex does not rebuild the dn2id database. The
> 2.1.0alpha version does.
>   -- Howard Chu
>   Chief Architect, Symas Corp.       Director, Highland Sun
>   http://www.symas.com               http://highlandsun.com/hyc
>   Symas: Premier OpenSource Development and Support
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: owner-openldap-software@OpenLDAP.org
>> [mailto:owner-openldap-software@OpenLDAP.org]On Behalf Of Salvador
>> Salanova Fortmann
>> Sent: Wednesday, April 03, 2002 12:18 AM
>> To: openldap-software@OpenLDAP.org
>> Subject: slapindex slapadd and corrupt indexes
>> Hi,
>> We have been bitten by the corrupt indexes problem that has  been
>> discussed lately in the list.
>> In our directory we have for each uid attribute 2 entries. Let's say
>> that entries with attribute uid=abcd have become corrupted, when we
>> search for an exact match (uid=abcd) we get the two entries. When we
>> search for a substring match in the form (uid=abcd*), and the attribute
>> that exists is uid=abcd, we get only one entry.
>> At this point we decided to reindex using slapindex, but this did not
>> solve the problem. After having a look at the db files we realized that
>> dn2id.dbb was not rebuilt. So we decided to slapcat -> slapadd, all
>> files  were rebuilt including dn2id.dbb. Our corruption problem is for
>> now solved.
>> Is this behaviour correct?? Shouldn't slapindex rebuild dn2id too??
>> I want to mention that the master server and all the replicas are
>> equally corrupted. We are running redhat 7.1 and OpenLdap 2.0.15.
>> Someone on the list wrote tha redhat's 7.1 thread library was broken,
>> could someone please tell us which libraries are ok to use ??
>> Thanks a lot
>> Salvador Salanova Fortmann