Replicate to more than one replica?

Roland Pope rpope at
Tue Jun 6 19:52:16 EDT 2006

Bron Gondwana wrote:
>> On Wed, 07 Jun 2006 09:49:13 +1200, "Roland Pope" <rpope at> said:
>> You cannot replicate from one master to more than one replica.
>> However, you should be able to replicate from master to replica, then 
>> from replica to another replica.
>> Ie. Master->Replica1->Replica2
>> I realise this will introduce a small delay in the replication from 
>> Master to Replica2, and will rely on replica1 being available, but it 
>> should still be a valid option.
> Unless sync_server is logging all its actions to sync_client then this is
> a bit pointless, Replica2 will never have anything automatically sent to
> it.  A quick grep of my 2.3.6 source directory suggests that it doesn't.

OK, so actions performed on a replica through sync_server don't get logged.
Does this mean also that replicated changes don't trigger IDLED either?


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