Sun Directory Server Enterprise Edition 7.0 Administration Guide

Configuring Group Size

The group size (default value 1) represents the maximum number of data modifications that can be bundled into a single update message. If the network connection appears to be impeding replication, increase the group size to a higher value than the default, such as 10, and recheck replication performance.

When increasing the group size, make sure that the following are true:

ProcedureTo Configure Group Size

You can use DSCC to perform this task. For information, see Directory Service Control Center Interface and the DSCC online help.

  1. Modify the group size.

    $ dsconf set-repl-agmt-prop -h host -p port suffix-DN \
     consumer-host:consumer-port transport-group-size:value

    For example:

    $ dsconf set-repl-agmt-prop -h host2 -p 1389 dc=example,dc=com host1:1389 \