Funding Cyrus High Availability

Ken Murchison ken at
Sat Sep 18 08:20:42 EDT 2004

David Carter wrote:
> On Fri, 17 Sep 2004, Ken Murchison wrote:
>> Actually what I was really asking, is are people looking for an 
>> active-active config and an active-passive config?
> I'm not sure that IMAP is ameniable to active-active: the prevalence of 
> UIDs in the protocol means that it would be very hard to resolve the 
> inconsistencies that would occur if a pair of machines ever lost touch.

Right, I was assuming that active-passive is what we would probably get, 
I was just taking the pulse of the community.

> I would be happy to be proved wrong: active-active is clearly better 
> from a system administrator perspective :).

Kenneth Murchison     Oceana Matrix Ltd.
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