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Preferred Repository Is Not Honored at Startup


Published: 03 Oct 2019
Last Modified Date: 29 May 2020

Issue

The Preferred Repository is not honored at startup.

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Environment

  • Tableau Server 2018.3, 2019.1, 2019.2
  • A minimum of three nodes
  • Two instances of the repository installed
  • The preferred repository is not Node1

Resolution

  • Upgrade to Tableau Server Version 2019.3 or later.
  • Toggle the repository using the tsm topology failover-repository commands
  •  tsm topology failover-repository --preferred
  •  tsm topology failover-repository --target node3

Cause

This was a known issue with Tableau Server that was addressed in 2019.3.
 
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