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Re: Crash recovery question

--On Monday, May 09, 2005 9:52 PM +0100 Tom Brown <tom.brown@goodtechnology.com> wrote:


My box sufferred a kernel panic and this appears to have resulted in my
openldap db being corrupted. Does anyone know the syntax of any tools i
can use to recover the db to a consistent state?

Hi Tom,

You haven't specified the version of OpenLDAP or what database backend you are using. *If* you are using the BDB backend, and OpenLDAP 2.1 or later, you can use db_recover. That should restore the DB to the last point the log files have checkpointed at.


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