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Re: (ITS#5344) Wrong check for bad Modify DN

h.b.furuseth@usit.uio.no wrote:
> hyc@symas.com writes:
>>> The slapd/modrdn.c check for affectsMultipleDSAs is insufficient, it
>>> requires newSuperior to be in the same backend.  That does not catch
>>> moving "cn=x,cn=y" to another database's suffix "cn=z,cn=y".
>> I don't see how it can miss this.
> It checks if newSuperior is in another backend, but that move doesn't
> need a newSuperior.  It keeps the same parent:
> database 1: suffix      cn=y
> database 2: suffix cn=z,cn=y
> modify rdn: dn "cn=x,cn=y"; newrdn cn=z; newSuperior (if any) cn=y.
>> Probably should look at adding the dest_dn to the op struct, so each
>> backend doesn't have to rebuild it.
> Indeed.  And dest_ndn.

You should apply your initial patch (to HEAD, 2.4), then modify HEAD to
pass dest_dn/dest_ndn


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