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Re: Multi Master Enviornment for Openldap 2.3
John Madden wrote:
It doesn't haven't to be Multi-master but I do what the two instances
to have the same data and be able to update requests to
modify/add/delete entries without a refferal..
Lots of FAQ and list archive on this. A syncrepl slave won't allow
writes, so that's out of the picture.
As already suggested in another post, syncrepl + the chain overlay will
If you really need to load balance OpenLDAP 2.3, I submit that something
is wrong with what you're doing with the directory -- on decent
hardware, you could easily serve tens of thousands of requests/sec.
Agreed. Or perhaps they're just accustomed to using a slower LDAP server from
some other vendor... I've talked to engineers at a couple of other directory
server projects, and they flatly admit that they can't get anywhere near our
If all you're really trying to accomplish is HA, there are valid ways of
E.g. MirrorMode in OpenLDAP 2.4 (also available in Symas CDS).
-- Howard Chu
Chief Architect, Symas Corp. http://www.symas.com
Director, Highland Sun http://highlandsun.com/hyc
Chief Architect, OpenLDAP http://www.openldap.org/project/