On 3/29/19 8:58 PM, quanah(a)openldap.org wrote:
> To work around this, slapcat could be given an option to honor the rtxnsize
> setting in slapd.conf/cn=config.
> It should be noted in the man page section for this option that the value of
> such a backup is of dubious quality, since it is no longer an exact "point in
> time" representation of the database but rather a bunch of different "point
> times" stitched together into a single file.
Even if slapcat now outputs an exact "point in time" representation of
the database this does not say anything about consistency of related
LDAP entries anyway.
But I wonder how rtxnsize is supposed to interop with
LDAP transactions in 2.5.
There is no interaction. LDAP transactions only affect write ops.
-- Howard Chu
CTO, Symas Corp. http://www.symas.com
Director, Highland Sun http://highlandsun.com/hyc/
Chief Architect, OpenLDAP http://www.openldap.org/project/