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Re: Syncrepl Questions

----- "John Allgood" <jallgood@ohl.com> wrote:

> Hey All
> I am working on setting up sync replication for ldap. I have it
> working but I am not sure exactly what I can do with it. How do I
> failover to it? I may be missing a piece that would help tie it all
> together. Thanks for any input.

Hi John,

I presume you've setup a Provider/Consumer? What applications are using it?

The consumer will always be syncing, so I'm not sure what you mean by fail over?

>From an application point of view, the normal thing is that an app is pointed to
a master and slave or a few slaves and that handles where it searches.

You could have a few slaves setup that "chain" writes back to the Master etc, too.

What do you expect "failover" to be?


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