Misunderstanding of MUPDATE ?

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at andrew.cmu.edu
Sun Apr 27 10:30:40 EDT 2003

On Sun, 27 Apr 2003, Christian Schulte wrote:

> Machine "A"=Backend Server + MUPDATE slave
> Machine "B"= Frontend Server + MUPDATE master

You shouldn't run any mupdate servers on backends.  You can run a mupdate
master server on the same server as a frontend without too many problems,

> Are POP/IMAP services still completely available on the other machine if
> one machine goes down. Even if the MUPDATE master goes down ?

The failure modes are described in:

http://asg.web.cmu.edu/cyrus/ag.html (Section 4.2 and 4.3)


Rob Siemborski * Andrew Systems Group * Cyert Hall 207 * 412-268-7456
Research Systems Programmer * /usr/contributed Gatekeeper

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