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RE: slapd segfaults with bad LDAP URL (ITS#2132)
OK. I've reverted that patch. Waiting for Hallvard's issues to settle out.
-- Howard Chu
Chief Architect, Symas Corp. Director, Highland Sun
Symas: Premier OpenSource Development and Support
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kurt D. Zeilenga [mailto:Kurt@OpenLDAP.org]
> Sent: Wednesday, October 09, 2002 12:01 PM
> To: email@example.com
> Cc: openldap-its@OpenLDAP.org
> Subject: RE: slapd segfaults with bad LDAP URL (ITS#2132)
> This is done for a reason...
> Some systems support mapped addresses. On these, it is NORMAL
> for an "any" IPv4 bind following an "any" IPv6 bind to fail
> because the "any" IPv6 bind accepts both IPv6 and IPv4.
> At 11:46 AM 2002-10-09, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: Hallvard B Furuseth [mailto:email@example.com]
> >> > The code is set to loop through all the addresses that a hostname
> >> > lookup returns. It will only fail when all of the
> addresses fail. If
> >> > you get EADDRINUSE on one of them, but another succeeds, it will
> >> > consider this a success.
> >> That sounds like a bug: I wouldn't want slapd to start
> >> happily with only
> >> v6 without and let me think it had v4 (too). For now I can
> >> give the -4
> >> option to avoid that, but when the time comes that I do want
> >> v6 as well
> >> it could become a problem. Or if it started as v6-only
> while I only
> >> wanted v4 and didn't know about v6.
> >I guess I agree with you. I've now changed it to fail
> instead of continue
> >when bind fails.
> > -- Howard Chu
> > Chief Architect, Symas Corp. Director, Highland Sun
> > http://www.symas.com http://highlandsun.com/hyc
> > Symas: Premier OpenSource Development and Support