We can do that. I foresee a three layer level of configuration then :
> On Sun, Jan 13, 2013 at 11:17 PM, Emmanuel Lécharny <email@example.com
>> Hi guys,
>> I'm currently working on a system to detect the staled replicas (ie
>> replicas that have been once connected, disconnected, and haven't be
>> reconnected, or have tried to reconnect with an empty cookie).
>> The idea is to create a thread associated with the LdapServer that
>> periodically check all the registered replicas, and discard those whic
>> have not been read for more than a period of time. I was thinking that
>> checking every hour, and discarding all the replicas that are 2 days
>> behind would be enough (the suggested values are the default values, it
>> will be configurable, of course).
>> Detecting that a replica has not been read for more than N days is just
>> a matter of reading the oldest modification it stores in its associated
>> what I would like to see is a policy per replica rather than single policy
> for all replicas
> initially we apply the default values when a log gets created but we allow
> the admin
> to change them if needed. We need two new configuration ATs in the config
> to map the time and/or count based detection.