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Re: Will slapadd work with delta-syncrepl?

On Thursday, 25 March 2010 02:31:07 Khoa Nguyen wrote:
> I have set up delta-syncrepl between provider A and consumer B, and it
>  seems to work ok. Online updates to A are synch'ed to B. However, about
>  once a month, there is a large update which contains hundreds of million
>  records. Online update is going to take days. I tried to bring A offline,
>  do slapdadd, and bring A back online. But these new entries were not
>  synch'ed to B. Is there a way I can make this work?

Depending on what you've done to the data before slapadd'ing it, you could 
have messed up replication.

If you are going to do this, you should:

1)slapadd on A
2)slapcat on A
3)slapadd result of (2) on B

But, why you need to bulk-load hundreds of millions of entries is another 
question ...