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Re: 2.0.27 replicating to 2.2.15
--On Thursday, March 24, 2005 11:24 AM -0600 Curt Blank <firstname.lastname@example.org>
In one of your notes you said you didn't want to experience
significant downtime while updating your master. If you have a
properly configured DB_CONFIG file for BDB, and use the quicktool
patch available from my website (posted to this list a few days ago),
you shouldn't have any significant downtime at all, unless you have a
very very large database (> 2 million or so entries).
Not familiar with quicktool, are you saying this is a utility that would
allow me to more the data from my 2.0 ldbm backend to my 2.2 Berkley
backend without having to do a slapcat/slapadd? That might be worth
investigating, but there is data that will not load into the 2.2 server
thus I need to manually edit and correct/delete the slapcat output.
Quicktool is an option to slapadd that decreases the amount of time it
takes to run slapadd.
As for the 2.0 data to 2.2, some people have written perl scripts to
convert their data to be acceptable for loading into 2.2, and posted stuff
about that to the list previously as well... It may save you some time in
finding one of those, or writing your own, rather than hand modifying the
LDIF files from slapcat.
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