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Re: slapd consumer deletes entries
On 9/19/09, Tony Smith <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 9/18/09, Quanah Gibson-Mount <email@example.com> wrote:
> > --On Friday, September 18, 2009 7:37 PM +0100 Tony Smith
> > <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > Hi Tony,
> > This is due to a common mistake of using "attrs=*", which removes the
> > operational attributes that syncrepl uses to track changes. I really wish I
> > knew where people got this from, because 99.999999% of the time you do not
> > want to use this value. You should not specify the attrs= line at all in a
> > syncrepl configuration unless you really really need to limit replication in
> > some way. If you want to keep the attrs line, change it to attrs="*,+" so
> > that all attributes are replicated.
> thank you Quanah, very much appreciated! I copied the config from some
> howto and didn't really understand how each option works.
Update: the deletion still happens after I commented out the attrs
line, or changed it to attrs="*,+". I tried to comment out other
options as well, and it seems that after leaving out these options the
problem is gone:
I don't really understand the impact of each; I post it here in case
it might be helpful for someone else.