[389-users-bounces(a)lists.fedoraproject.org] on behalf of Rich Megginson
Sent: 24 August 2010 02:31
To: General discussion list for the 389 Directory server project.
Subject: Re: [389-users] Automatic master/consumer initialization
Gerrard Geldenhuis wrote:
> Is there any difference between right clicking on a replication agreement just
created and selecting the Initialize Consumer or letting "nature" go its course
and >>letting replication happen in the next "cycle".
> Up until now I have created replication agreements using the GUI, but I have now
started doing it via ldif files. If I don't immediately run:
> dn: cn=%repl-agreement-name%,cn=replica,cn=dc\3dCompany,cn=mapping tree,cn=config
> changetype: modify
> replace: nsds5beginreplicarefresh
> nsds5beginreplicarefresh: start
> It seems to start on its own anyway. Having checked the data nothing looks wrong so I
thought I would just double check.
Doing nsds5beginreplicarefresh: start does a replica init. A consumer
must be initialized before a supplier can begin updating it. If you
have already initialized a consumer from another supplier/master, you
don't need to initialize it again.
Thanks, I just realized that I was seeing the same data on all servers because of the way
that I accessed the console remotely, which is why I thought that it had automatically
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