What is the significance of i_vstamp and i_is_replica


These are the properties defined in Persistent Object Type and inherited to all its subtypes

i_vstamp
This property is basically used for versioning, each time you save changes to the object the value of this property increases by 1 and this also helps to check the concurrent modification of object.

i_is_replica
this property of object that indicates whether that object is replica of  an object in a remote repository