You must inform the iBase administrator before you drop any publications and subscriptions for an iBase database, especially the databases that contain the entity and link data. In the case of this database, the iBase administrator must to review any current conflicts, check any changes that arise from this review are replicated to the Subscribers, and attempt to get all users out of the iBase system.
Before you begin
When you are ready to drop the publications and subscriptions:
- Check that all Subscribers are online and connected to the Publisher.
- Log out any users who are still accessing the databases.
- Check that no errors are reported for the Merge Agents which might prevent the iBase administrator from completing the preparation of the iBase databases.
- You might want to check that there are no outstanding conflict records. Any records in the conflict tables are deleted when you drop the publication.