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Re: (ITS#4911) slapadd uses slap_op_mutex uninitialized
> Full_Name: Hallvard B Furuseth
> Version: HEAD
> OS: Linux
> Submission from: (NULL) (22.214.171.124)
> Submitted by: hallvard
> slapadd uses slap_op_mutex uninitialized in operation.c:slap_op_time()
> Any hope of making the tools and slapd go through the same init/destroy code
> in main(), maybe by making the server just another "tool"? Seems to me the
> only hope of making bugs like this keep popping up...
In the past the tools didn't use threads and didn't share as much code
with slapd. As such, it seems a lot of subsystems really didn't need to
be set up for tool mode. I guess things have changed since we now use
Operation structures everywhere.
Tools like slappasswd don't even read the slapd config. That means you
can't use slappasswd with a dynamically loaded password-hash module. So
yes, some of this structuring needs to be revisited.
-- Howard Chu
Chief Architect, Symas Corp. http://www.symas.com
Director, Highland Sun http://highlandsun.com/hyc/
Chief Architect, OpenLDAP http://www.openldap.org/project/