Adding a 2.3.x replica [Documentation Bug]

Adam Tauno Williams awilliam at
Tue Feb 15 05:59:25 EST 2011

On Mon, 2011-02-14 at 16:37 -0500, Adam Tauno Williams wrote: 
> Looking at
> <>

Documentation Bug:

"Add a line similar to the following in the STARTUP section of

There is no "STARTUP" section, it is the "START" section.

  # do not delete this entry!
  recover       cmd="ctl_cyrusdb -r"
  # this is only necessary if using idled for IMAP IDLE
  idled         cmd="idled"
  # Start the replication client (this is the master)
  syncclient       cmd="sync_client -r"

> Reading the quote -
> "Rolling" replication means that the "master" server continuously
> synchonizes itself with the replica.
> - I take this to mean that the master continuously *pushes* changes to
> the replica [secondary]?


> Is there a recommended/suggested value for sync_repeat_interval other
> than the default of "1"?


> Is there a recommended Method for bringing up a new replica for an
> active master (with 1.4 million messages in its mailstore)


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