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Re: Conflict resolution on Syncrepl

Diego Lima wrote:
No. On a properly configured setup it is impossible for two servers to
produce the same entryCSN (regardless of timestamp issues) since they each
have unique serverIDs. Conflict resolution will always resolve consistently
and deterministically in syncrepl.

Thanks a lot for your explanation! So, should one assume that the
server with the highest serverID will have priority when it comes to
conflict resolution?


Also, when and how is the serverID determined? Is
this manually configurable?

Yes. Read the slapd config manpage.

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