Funding Cyrus High Availability
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Sat Sep 18 07:11:01 EDT 2004
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.
I would be happy to be proved wrong: active-active is clearly better from
a system administrator perspective :).
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