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Re: slapo-unique man page misleading (ITS#5908)

Please see this thread for background info:

To me, something is either guaranteed or not. And I think "enforce" means something that is guaranteed.
In this case, the uniqueness is not guaranteed, therefore it is not enforced.

Magne Land

On 1/28/09 2:33 PM, "Gavin Henry" <openldap-its@OpenLDAP.org> wrote:

> Full_Name: Magne Land
> Version: 2.3.43
> OS: RHEL 5.1 64-bit
> URL: ftp://ftp.openldap.org/incoming/
> Submission from: (NULL) (
> Currently the man page of slapo-unique says "enforce uniqueness", which I
> misleading.
> Would it be possible to change it to say "makes the best effort to enforce
> uniqueness" or something to that effect?

It would need more words than that to comment on what exactly happens i.e. why
it is a "best effort".