On 9/10/07, Veyret Stephane <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> (Sorry if you recieve this twice, it looks my first sending did not work…)
> My firm has many sites with network problems between them. Because of this, we try to implement a master/slaves repository structure with the following rules:
> 1. The master is the only repository to which we really commit, that means that every write operation done to any slave should actually be transmitted to the master.
> 2. Every read query arriving to a slave should be answered directly by the slave, after this one is sure to be up to date.
> 3. We need the system to be safe, even if we have a network breakdown. That means that if there is no connection between a slave and the master, all commit to this slave cannot achieve, of course, but all read operation should succeed anyway. And when the connection is comming back, the slave should synchronise itself with the master (at least at first read query).
> I've heard of the webdav proxy, but I am not sure this can help me for all this, and I didn't find how to use it. Can someone give me a clue?
It's meant exactly for what you want to achieve.
You can read about it more at
Received on Mon Sep 10 11:40:38 2007