The Insync Utility Is Not Consistently Returning Reliable Information

(Doc ID 1668308.1)

Last updated on APRIL 16, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 5.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The insync command is being used in a cron job for monitoring the replication delay.   It runs every 10 mins and at times insync will report a delay of several thousand seconds when in the previous run 10 minutes (600 seconds) earlier it reported a 0 second delay. 


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