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ITS#5724 (Re: commit: ldap/servers/slapd backover.c)

ando@OpenLDAP.org wrote:

> Log Message:
> open database using the real structure (partial fix to ITS#5724)

We need a virtual database to inherit controls from the real database. 
Sharing the array of known controls could be a solution, but it wouldn't 
allow the virtual database to have specific controls, e.g. registered by 
an overlay.  A solution would be to let the real database know it's 
related to virtual ones, so that modifications to the real database via 
back-config can be propagated to the virtual ones.  This, of course, 
poses the problem that if a virtual database is deleted, any reference 
to it must be removed from the list of related databases.  I wonder if 
all of this is worth the effort of exposing real controls by the virtual 


Ing. Pierangelo Masarati
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