>Recover Slave OpenLdap Server

By | March 3, 2011


If slurpd based slave openldap server become inconsistent. Following steps can be followed for immediate recovery

  1. Put the master slapd server in read only mode
  2. Completely stop slapd on slave 
  3. Clear the content of data directory, (/var/lib/ldap)
  4. Copy fresh dump from master and paste it into slave server
  5. Use slapadd to rebuild the directory on slave.
  6. Start the slave slapd server in normal mode
  7. Switch master slapd server in previous (read/write) mode.
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