Analysis of the over-replication issue

Brandon Ooi brandon at
Mon Aug 6 19:05:14 UTC 2007

oh interesting, that's good to know. thx!


On 8/6/07, Brad Fitzpatrick <brad at> wrote:
> On Tue, 24 Jul 2007, Brandon Ooi wrote:
> > Perhaps it's because you have the replicate workers running on more than
> > one mogilefsd instance? Maybe they will run into each other and
> > replicate more than once?
> >
> > We have it set up so only one machine runs the replicate, delete
> workers.
> >
> > I have no idea how that all works but that's how we have it set up.
> They shouldn't get in each other's way.  It's designed to have them all
> running replicators (otherwise if you lose your mogilefsd doing replicate,
> you have a single point of failure!).
> There might be a bug, but I've never seen it, and every installation I've
> seen has multiple mogilefsd, all doing replicate.
> - Brad
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