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(ITS#5134) dbconfig vs. DB_CONFIG

Full_Name: Pierangelo Masarati
Version: HEAD/re24/re23
OS: irrelevant
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Submitted by: ando

The slapd-bdb(5) man page seems to me unclear with respect to the dbconfig
directive.  In fact, what I gather from the text is that if no DB_CONFIG file
exists, any dbconfig directive will be used to generate one; otherwise, an
existing DB_CONFIG file will not be altered.  What is unclear is what happens if
both a DB_CONFIG file and any dbconfig directives exist, and they differ?  Who
takes the precedence?  What if any dbconfig directive is not present in the