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Re: (ITS#5305) Contribware: Two overlays for implementing NESTED dynamic groups
> Full_Name: Jose Marco de la Rosa
> Version: 2.3.39
> OS: Kubuntu 7.10
> URL: ftp://ftp.openldap.org/incoming/Jose-Marco-de-la-Rosa-nestedAggregateAttr-080103.tgz
> Submission from: (NULL) (18.104.22.168)
> Two overlays that implement dynamic group classes defined with URL attributes
> and allowing nesting.
> - The first one is an extension of th overlay expandURL but allowing nesting
> - The second one changes the way groups are constructed in a more powerful way
> * IMPORTANT: this overlay conflicts with nestedAggregateAttrDN.
> * if both are active, some searches don't behave as expacted!
> * Specifically, if you turn both overlays on and search for
> * 'entries with member=<some member value>' won't work properly
> * for one of the overlays (the firstly activated one)
Seems there's really no need for the nestedAggregateAttrDN overlay, since that
is just a proper subset of a URL. I.e., anywhere you would use a simple DN is
just a case of subGroupURL: ldap:///<dn>??base
-- 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/