slapd crash the HP proliant DL360 at 8.0
m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk
Mon Jun 28 11:47:31 UTC 2010
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On 28/06/2010 12:23:36, Erik Nørgaard wrote:
> On 28/giu/2010, at 11:56, Frank Bonnet <f.bonnet at esiee.fr> wrote:
>> Argh !!!
>> I upgraded slapd to 2.4.22 and it does not start anymore !!!
>> some symbol cannot be found anymore
>> I had to revert to 2.3.4x to have a working slapd !!!
>> What's wrong with 2.4.22 folks ?
> I don't think there's anything wrong except with your upgrading. Openldap uses Berkeley DB as backend and upgrading your ldap you may also have upgraded to a different bdb.
As I recall, slapd frequently won't read the BDB data files from a
different minor version (eg 2.3 -> 2.4). Basically you should dump your
LDAP directory using slapcat, move aside your old /var/db/openldap and
create a new one, upgrade slapd, use slapadd to reload your data, then
As a matter of course when updating slapd, always use slapcat to grab a
copy of the directory before starting. You can't always tell if the
update will require you to reload the data, so it's wise to always be
Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 7 Priory Courtyard
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