Replication is the process of sharing any level of information so as to ensure consistency between redundant hardware/software resources to improve reliability, fault-tolerance, and accessibility

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SQL Server 2012 Transactional Replication Issue — Table Data not updating at subscriber

In my projects we configured Transactional Replication for my Database - one publisher, one distributor and two subscribers For 2nd subscriber every table data is updating properly But for 1st ...
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Can I configure MySQL replication to break when I run a “drop database” or “drop table” command on the master?

Basically, what the title says. This would enhance the failover quality of our systems, becuase we have run into issues of people thinking that they were in a test environment running drop statements ...
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Postgres replication: Do I need to rsync pg_xlog files if I have archiving setup in master?

I am trying to replicate a master to slave, without shutting down my master. In the tutorial here: http://wiki.postgresql.org/wiki/Binary_Replication_Tutorial, they recommend these steps: ...
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Postgres database zero down time production deployment

I need some idea about how I can deploy a financial application in production environment using PostgreSQL DB with zero down time. I have two servers in Master-Slave design. Currently I am giving ...
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Backup from Server1 and restore it to Server2?

IF we have two Servers installed with SQL Server 2008 instances, Server1 has three drives C, D and E with 100, 500 and 500 GB respectively and Server2 has three drives C, D and E with 100, 300 and ...
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Is my Publisher database my actual source database or is it a new database?

I am setting up transactional replication for the first time and am working through my backup policies I need to set. Is my Publisher database my actual source database? Or is it a new database that ...
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Postgresql wal saving for standby servers that go offline

I use postgresql 9.1 replication to a lot of workstations that have postgresql on hot standby mode. However sometimes these workstations go offline and disconnect from the master server. If they go ...
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MySQL how to change a slave to a new master?

I have a MySQL active master (lets call it Alpha), a passive master (called Beta), and a slave (called Gamma). Topology before change: I am going to switch the active master and the passive ...
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Master-master database replication on 5 servers

My current project requires immediate replication between 5 databases. Servers are physically distributed across the globe. Currently we use Redis with one master server installed on another 6th ...
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Postgres: Purpose of archiving in master?

I am reading tutorials on how to setup streaming replication in Postgres from master to slave. Some tutorials recommend setting up archiving in the master (and restoring in slave) . In the master, ...
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Is the MySQL replica's data consistent if the Master was switched to binlog_format = MIXED but the Slave's relay logs were rotated sometime later?

The accepted answer to this question is very helpful but it's not clear to me if one should be concerned about the replication that occurred from the time the Master's binlog_format was changed to ...
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Abnormally high MySQL writes and larger than normal Binary Log files. How can I determine what caused this?

We have a MySQL master database which replicates to a MySQL slave. We were experiencing issues where MySQL was showing a high number of writes (but not an increased number of queries being ran) for a ...
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automatic transactional replication failover to noce2 with AG failover

I am working on to set up high availability group like SQL01,SQL02,SQL03(DR) and SQLRPT01 as the reporting server which has our reporting DB. * From SQL01 to RPT01, I am running transnational ...
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Data replication vs parallel shard query

I'm not a DBA, and I'm wondering how a SQL Server database can scale to fit the needs of a social network. I'm not interested in NOSQL, and I understand that caching plays an important role in ...
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Replication topology advice - central subscriber

I'm seeking guidance and advice about how to set up replication in MSSQL to deal with the following criteria. We have a central server hosted at a data center - this is where our web app is located. ...
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SQL Server Merge Replication Dummy Update issue

We have SQL Server 2005 SP4, using merge replication. We started getting this error when the subscribers try to replicate (not all of them but most): The process could not deliver dummy update ...
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How to efficiently synchronize MySQL slave with secondary mater?

I have a database setup with chained replication: +-----------+ +-----------------+ +----------+ | A: master | <-- | B: slave/master | <-- | C: slave | +-----------+ ...
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Excluding the standard MySQL databases from replication

I have a prod database, say appdb, and I only care about the data in that db. Is it safe to declare replicate-ignore-db for each of mysql,information_schema,performance_schema,test, as some tutorials ...
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Mysql Replication Master/Slave and Master/Master

Looking for some insight and opinions from some DBAs, as I've been tasked to look into using Master/Master replication for a single table in a database. We currently run mysql replication using a ...
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How to restart mysql slave node?

i have 8 slave servers and i need to restart one of them but in my.cnf file master-host, master-user etc. variables dont exists. So if i restart server as indicated here replication will start again?
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“Oneway” Replication from Oracle DB to TimesTen

currently I'm really stuck into a problem and I not able to finde a nice way to realize that. I need a suggestion to replicate from oracle db (some tables) to a TimesTen. A connection is only ...
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Ways to monitor Replication messages in SQL Server 2012

I have a question for the Replication gurus here. Replication is a massive evil (but absolutely necessary) in my company. What are the various ways to monitor replication performance. I know viewing ...
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Replicating tables for reporting purpose

We have 5 tables in a database on Server A that we would like to replicate to Server B for reporting purposes. We would like to create different indexes on the destination copy so we can get better ...
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Data mirroring suggestions

On my test environment, I have a SQL 2012 2-node physical cluster that accesses a common iSCSI storage on a separate Windows Server 2012 box. What options are there if I want to backup this storage to ...
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Native replication from Percona XtraDB Cluster to a standard stand-alone slave

I'm replicating from one node of a three-member Percona XtraDB cluster to a separate slave, using regular MySQL replication. The node is set to write binlog in ROW mode, with log_slave_updates=true ...
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Mysql replication from existing slave to new slave

I'm hoping you experts can help advise me, I've got this topology: Live DB(Master) ----> Backup Server (Master and slave) ----> Test DB Backup server is a slave of Live DB, and Test DB is a slave of ...
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How to configure replication from PostgreSQL (RDS) to vanilla PostgreSQL?

I have an Amazon RDS Postgres DB and I created a "replicator" user and granted it the "replication" privilege. db=> create role replicator login password 'something'; CREATE ROLE db=> alter ...
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Fast-Failover in Mysql

I need experts suggestion on this. I see fast-failover option is available from Mysql 5.6.5 onwards. I have a requirement asking to go for Mysql auto-failover of vip and database within Mysql itself. ...
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Error in configuration sql server replication

I am configuring replication for a sql server 2005 on win server 2003. I get this error: TITLE: New Publication Wizard SQL Server could not configure 'aaaa' as a Distributor. ...
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How to add an article to existing replication

This is the first time I am going to add tables to replication. I have outlined the below steps to add a new table to existing replication. Please correct me if I am wrong. The table is just created ...
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Masking or substring data while replicating data

I have a table that has some unencrypted data that needs to be replicated to another server. I want to do : Mask the data with an x except the last 5 characters e.g. xxxx12345 just replicate ...
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row-based replication with slave triggers

I'm replicating a prod MySQL database to an analytics one. I need to drop several tables with sensitive data from the analytics and also redact several columns of several remaining tables, replacing ...
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SQL Server - Snapshot Agent won't start [closed]

I have successfully set up Replication. The problem is Snapshot Agent won't start. When I try to start it manually I always end up with "The agent has never been run." Publication runs under the ...
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Postgres streaming replication to a different schema on another server?

We've got a system with about a dozen Postgres 9.3 databases representing a dozen different applications. In order to do reporting across systems, we have a script that dumps each database and loads ...
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SSIS v/s Replication v/s logshipping

I have 2 SQL server instances, on different servers. One is Production instance and gets lots of reads and writes daily. Another one is for external applications to use a copy of few of the tables ...
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SQL Server replication service in Amazon RDS

I have a local infrastructure with multiple SQL Servers. Some of the servers have replications services to copy some data to a master database. Is it possible to have the replication services to work ...
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Merge replication parameterised filters

We are looking at using merge replication to maintain a 2-way data flow between a central SQL Server 2012 Standard database and, eventually, 100's of international satellite SQL Express 2012 ...
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Automatic Failover without data replication

I have a need to be able to automatically failover my databases and most need data replication. However, one database does not need data replication and so, for performance reasons, we do not include ...
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Replication in mysql with many servers

There are 3 shops. In each of these is a mysql server. I want all servers to synchronize their date if at least one server changes the date. I read a bit of literature and realized that I need ...
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mysql safe mode running caused replication failure

I have been using database replication (Master-Master) in two of my server's running Mysql over Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server edition. I had to reset the database root user password of one of the server ...
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How much RAM should you allocate a MySQL replication slave?

Our MySQL master is allocated 24GB of RAM (innodb_buffer_pool_size = 24GB), but was curious if there was some standard amount to allocate to a replication slave? Right now the slave is just used to ...
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How to remove master role from MySQL server

I have 2 MySQL servers, one is the master and other one is slave, that's all good. The problem I have is that the slave is also set up as a master. I would like to disable or remove the master role ...
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mysql replication

I have a master mysql server (M1) with two replicating slaves behind it. I also have another master mysql server (M2) with it's two slave servers. The slave servers currently replicate everything from ...
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SQL Server replicated databases swap

I have a SQL Server 2012 database. I would like to be able to make changes to this database or to it's replication, then make the replica, the real one. The point here is to have 0 downtime on ...
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mysql 5.6 GTID replication 'Got fatal error 1236 from master when reading data from binary log'

I Checked SHOW SLAVE STATUS error is "'Got fatal error 1236 from master when reading data from binary log: ''The slave is connecting using CHANGE MASTER TO MASTER_AUTO_POSITION = 1, but the master ...
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Making data from one schema available to another schema

I need to make data that is currently in one schema available to a different user in the same Oracle database. Does this require that we replicate data from one schema to another? Or is there a ...
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SQL Replication - Data not showing

Good Morning, I have recently setup SQL replication and changed some data in one of the tables on the primary table. This data however has not been replicated to the subscription server. On the ...
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How can I find out if any cluster member is offline in mongodb cluster?

I have a mongodb cluster with 1 master machine(running mongos and config service) and 3 slave machines(used as data store).But now,I find that one of 3 machines (192.168.10.11) is down because I can ...
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Log Shipping in lieu of replication

I have two SQL Server 2008 R2 systems that, due to network restrictions, cannot use SQL Server replication. However, data needs to be shared between these systems. It may be possible to send a file ...
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MySQL:How to correct a corrupted MySQL binary log on Master server?

We are using MySQL DB with one master and one slave. We are using this setup for months now. The slave sync stopped today and the error we got was: Last_IO_Errno: 1236 Last_IO_Error: Got ...