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Re: (ITS#5342) DN and naming attribute mismatch
> Full_Name: Aaron Richton
> Version: 2.3.40
> OS: Solaris 9
> URL: ftp://ftp.openldap.org/incoming/
> Submission from: (NULL) (220.127.116.11)
> $ ldapsearch -LLL '(cn=172.23.58.210)'
> dn:: Y249MbcyLjIzLjU4LjIxMCxjbj1DbGllbnRzLGNuPVJlc05ldCBTZXJ2aWNlIENvbmZpZyxvd
> objectClass: top
> objectClass: dhcpHost
> cn: 172.23.58.210
> dhcpStatements: fixed-address 172.23.58.210
> dhcpHWAddress: ethernet 00:17:3f:bf:c2:04
> Is it just me, or does my cn attribute not match the cn in the dn? Uhhh...now
> (and no, I wasn't using an editor on the bdb files, or whatever other conspiracy
> theory is out there.) Also, if it helps, you can see on openldap-software my
> other misadventures with 2.3.40...this is just one that's really easy to prove.
You didn't mention what backend you're using. I'd examine the dn2id.bdb file
(use db_dump -p) and see if this DN is corrupted there. Also, was this entry
created using 2.3.40, or using an earlier version? Interesting that the byte
differs from the expected value by a single bit (it has its high bit set).
Personally I suspect the hardware is flaking out.
-- 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/