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Re: (ITS#5978) Addition to syncrepl Documentation in Administrater's Guide

imjustmatthew@gmail.com wrote:
> Full_Name: Matthew Roy
> Version: 2.4.9
> OS: Ubuntu
> URL: ftp://ftp.openldap.org/incoming/
> Submission from: (NULL) (
> In the Administrater's Guide, Section
> (http://www.openldap.org/doc/admin24/replication.html) there is no mention of
> needing to explicitly load the "syncprov" module with a loadmodule directive. It
> is mentioned when talking about Delta-syncrepl in 18.3.2, but is not previously
> in 18.3.1 when setting up "plain" syncrepl between servers.

Modules are an optional part of the configuration. You're expected to know 
that you need to use loadmodule if you configured module support.
> Simply adding it to the example server configuration so new users realize that
> this module may need to be loaded would be sufficient. Otherwise, we try the
> sample code and the testing server won't start and needs to be debugged. Sure
> it's not a big deal, but first experiences should be as positive as possible.

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