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RE: Wrong ACL 'attr=' documentation (ITS#3079)

> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-openldap-bugs@OpenLDAP.org
> [mailto:owner-openldap-bugs@OpenLDAP.org]On Behalf Of
> h.b.furuseth@usit.uio.no

> 2.1.29 slapd.access(5) describes the `attrs' keyword,
> but slapd/aclparse.c implements the "attr" keyword.
> 2.2.8 aclparse.c implements both "attr" and "attrs"; I suggest
> that's copied to RE21.

Actually the 2.1 code accepts ANY keyword that BEGINS with "attr" so "attr",
"attrs", "attrila_the_Hun" all work. The code was tightened in 2.2 to only
accept attr/attrs. I don't think it's particularly worthwhile to update the
2.1 code.

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