Misunderstanding of MUPDATE ?

Etienne Goyer etienne.goyer at linuxquebec.com
Mon Apr 28 09:18:45 EDT 2003

I don't pretend to be an expert on the subject, but according to my
understanding :

On Mon, Apr 28, 2003 at 04:14:08AM +0200, Christian Schulte wrote:
> So what does that mean for the backends exactly ?
> Are all mailboxes from all backend servers accessible through the 
> backends or is the whole murder only accessible through the frontends ?

Individual backend only make their local mailbox available, but you can
access any mailbox (located in a backend member of the Murder, that is) 
through a frontend. 

> So users connecting to the wrong backend cannot access theire mailbox 
> and get an error ?


> Only frontend-servers proxy for all backends and one backend-server 
> alone does not proxy for other backends and pushes local changes to the 
> mupdate master to make the changes available for the frontends ?

That's about it !

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