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Re: index corruption (1164) still present in 2.0.15 with db 3.1.17 (ITS#1359)

At 09:27 AM 2001-10-08, leifj@it.su.se wrote:
>On Fri, Oct 05, 2001 at 09:23:16AM -0700, Kurt D. Zeilenga wrote:
>> At 07:51 AM 2001-10-05, leifj@it.su.se wrote:
>> >On Wed, Oct 03, 2001 at 08:48:01AM -0700, Kurt D. Zeilenga wrote:
>> >> I haven't found anything yet in my digging...  still looking.
>> >
>> >Do you have tools to verify the consistency of the index (apart from
>> >slapindex) and report problems?
>> Unfornately not.  A simple verification (make sure all index
>> lists contained only unique ids in sorted order) wouldn't be
>> too hard to write (this is what id_check() basically does in
>> slapd).  Verification that the lists were consistent
>> with the entries would be much harder.
>This is getting really strange! Just to be on the safe side wrt clients
>I had my user management scripts produce ldif which I ran through ldapmodify
>instead of letting Net::LDAPS do the modifications directly.

I would obtain hex dumps of each generated request (by using
client-side or server-side debugging mechanisms, or by sniffing
the packets to see how they differ.  One would that if the
server is treating them differently, that they are in fact
significantly different.