Re: Replication in databases

From: Bob Badour <>
Date: Mon, 01 Sep 2008 17:06:33 -0300
Message-ID: <48bc4b4b$0$4041$>

M2Y wrote:

> Hello,
> I have a fundamental doubt regarding replication in databases.
> If the isolation level is set to Serializable, why cant we just ship
> the transaction statements from the master to the backup and replay
> those transactions. Why do we adopt complicated solutions like log
> shipping and all such kind of things for replicating databases.
> Thanks,
> Srinivas

The statements might arrive at the slave in a different order and the slave might serialize the transactions differently--for a start. Received on Mon Sep 01 2008 - 22:06:33 CEST

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