Overview #The Skulker Process is a EDirectory Background Processes and part of the EDirectory Synchronization.
The Skulker is responsible for two primary tasks:
- Distributing modifications to eDirectory objects contained within partition replicas maintained by the eDirectory server
- Receiving and processing partition operations involving partition replicas hosted by the eDirectory server
DSRepair can report the status of the replica synchronization process from a number of different perspectives:
- Synchronization status
- Synchronization status of all servers
- Synchronization status on the selected server
Ndstrace also provides the ability to monitor the Replica Synchronization process directly.