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Re: (ITS#5975) minor issue with slapd.conf manpage

ando@sys-net.it writes:
> Correct.  However I'm not sure whether the man page or the code needs to 
> be fixed.  I'm open to suggestions.  I'm inclined towards following the 
> man page, as the use of -d implies one may not need the pid, and knows 
> the args.

It _may_ mean that.  But the existence of the pidfile also means one
need not save the pid after running slapd &.  So I think it's best to
keep the existing behavior, in case someone depends on the pidfile.