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Re: Replication errors with slurpd and ppolicy

<quote who="Michael Steinmann">
> On Thu, January 18, 2007 12:53 pm, Gavin Henry wrote:
>> Michael Steinmann said the following on 12/01/07 10:03:
>>> I'm currently using ppolicy in a replicated 2.3.30 environment. Most
>>> things wrt ppolicy work extremely well but I'm having issues with
>>> slurpd
>>>  and ppolicy's internal attributes.
>>> Due to firewall restrictions I'm currently forced to use both syncrepl
>>> and slurpd for replication. Problem with slurpd is, that when a user
>>> changes her password the pwdHistory attribute gets replicated with an
>>> add/delete MOD. All attributes get replicated OK but I still get errors
>>> both on the master and on the slave.
>> Have you tried using Syncrepl RefreshOnly to help with firewall issues?
> Gavin
> yes, but according to [1] and other sources the current implementation of
> refreshAndPersist is not a pure push solution. It's still the slave that
> initiates the connection. To me it looked as I'd have to wait for 2.4.
> Correct me if I'm wrong as I might misinterpret the docs, however. Have
> you tested this and confirmed it works?

No, you are right. I misunderstood your requirement for a push based

My apologies.

Out of interest, what are your firewall configurations like? Maybe we are
missing some detail?


> --
> mike
> [1] http://www.openldap.org/lists/openldap-software/200609/msg00081.html