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Re: (ITS#5809) syncrepl + back-ldif + "rename to same DN" fails

ando@sys-net.it wrote:
> h.b.furuseth@usit.uio.no wrote:
>> Pierangelo Masarati writes:
>>> I think ITS#5326 is related.  Namely, write operations (add, rename) 
>>> should always rebuild the (new)DN hierarchically from the tree.
>> I'm not sure what exactly the problem is, if any:-)  Syncrepl itself
>> needs to handle databases that are not that nice: We can't require
>> that of back-perl, nor back-ldap which accesses a non-OpenLDAP server
>> (if that makes any sense).  And syncrepl + rwm, maybe?  Also syncrepl
>> is an RFC (4533) so it should handle non-OpenLDAP peers.
>> Still, if it keeps OpenLDAP-on-OpenLDAP clean, that's a plus.
>> Unless we want back-ldif to be different just to test that syncrepl
>> handles different backends.  Might also make a test which replicates
>> between different backends - e.g. $BACKEND and back-ldif.
> Agree to your objections.  Though, ITS#5326 would improve OpenLDAP, IMHO :)

Agree *with* your objections ... *implementing the feature proposed in* 
ITS#5326 ...


Ing. Pierangelo Masarati
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