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From Robert Elliot <...@lidalia.org.uk>
Subject Re: Multi node topology
Date Mon, 22 Aug 2011 12:23:23 GMT
That's very useful to know - thanks.  We'll give that some further thought.  Is there some
documentation we've missed on the pros/cons/pitfalls of multi-master replication? 

Rob

----- Original Message -----
> From: "Mark J. Reed" <markjreed@gmail.com>
> To: user@couchdb.apache.org
> Sent: Monday, 22 August, 2011 12:20:09 PM
> Subject: Re: Multi node topology
> Load balancing is not sufficient for all uses, in particular if you
> use the
> changes APi. Different nodes have different sequence numbers, so if
> you
> subscribe to the changes feed, lose the connection, and get a
> different node
> on reconnect, you will lose track of your place, and either miss
> changes or
> reprocess some.
> 
> On Monday, August 22, 2011, Robert Elliot <rob@lidalia.org.uk> wrote:
> > No probs - we've got load balancers already available that we're
> > familiar
> with scripting and administering, so if the cluster is not partitioned
> treating it as a single node is as easy for us just using our load
> balancers.
> >
> > Rob
> >
> 
> --
> Mark J. Reed <markjreed@gmail.com>

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