[CentOS] redundant ldap - client config

Fri Jun 4 20:16:26 UTC 2010
Dominik Zyla <gavroche at gavroche.pl>

On Fri, Jun 04, 2010 at 10:22:51AM -0700, aurfalien at gmail.com wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have a few ldap servers slaved to a primary via syncrepl, all is well.
> I've set my clients to auth against a few and there /etc/ldap.conf  
> looks like so;
> uri ldap://primary.domain.com ldap://secondary.domain.com
> However when either primary or slaves go down, while the clients can  
> log in, access is very slow, ls of any dir is painful.
> The /var/log/messages shows several failed attempts to conect to the  
> slaves ldap servers.

Try to set haproxy locally and configure round-robin redirection for all
your replicas. When one'll down, it would not redirect any trafic there.

Dominik Zyla

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