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Re: Active/Active servers

Aaron Richton wrote:
Multimaster support is present in OpenLDAP 2.4.

That's not quite the complete answer though. He's also talking about two servers sharing the same storage. In general, that is not supported in BerkeleyDB and is certainly not supported by back-bdb or back-hdb.

On Thu, 6 Dec 2007, Taymour A. El Erian wrote:


  I am not sure if this is the right place to ask this or not. If I install
2 nodes of OpenLDAP and they both share the same SAN storage, is it possible
that both of them would be working active/active ?, i.e. behind a load
balancer (doing reads and writes).

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