Edirectory Replicas are copies of NDS Partitions
on different servers.
Rules for Replicas#
There are a few Rules for Replicas:
- Each server can store more than 65,000 eDirectory replicas; however, only one replica of the same user-defined partition can exist on the same server.
- Novell recommends that you keep three replicas for fault tolerance of eDirectory (assuming you have three eDirectory servers to store them on).
- A single server can hold replicas of multiple partitions.
There are several types of EDirectory
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