syncrepl push DELETE operation does not recover when slave is unavailable

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Issue

  • OpenLDAP consumer doesn't catch-up in case of DELETE entry
  • I have two OpenLDAP servers in syncrepl proxy based "master/slave" set up (http://www.openldap.org/doc/admin24/replication.html#Syncrepl Proxy).
  • When there is a delete operation on the master during the slave is down, the master stops trying to send updates. According to the syncrepl retry policy that I configured (5 5 300 +) it should try it for unlimited times. To make them synchronized one has to restart the master server.

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • openldap

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