re: Why did GitHub take a day to resync
"Demonstrating the potential instability introduced by excessive complexicity in a system"
The term I'm thinking of starts with 'cluster' (how aproh-pooh)
Admittedly, I've never had to set one of these up. I would think that a transaction-based system could simply apply the backlogged transactions, right???
[you know, like taking a failed RAID drive off-line and swapping in a new one]