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Re: (ITS#6305) slapo-chain(5): description for chain-rebind-as-user missing
- To: openldap-its@OpenLDAP.org
- Subject: Re: (ITS#6305) slapo-chain(5): description for chain-rebind-as-user missing
- From: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2009 18:27:55 GMT
- Auto-submitted: auto-generated (OpenLDAP-ITS)
Michael StrÃ¶der wrote:
> email@example.com wrote:
>> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>>> Full_Name: Michael StrÃ¶der
>>> Version: HEAD
>>> Submission from: (NULL) (220.127.116.11)
>>> In slapo-chain(5) there is no descriptive text for configuration directive
>>> 'chain-rebind-as-user' yet like for the other directives.
>> rebind-as-user is in slapd-ldap(5) and the slapo-chain(5) manpage already states:
>> There are very few chain overlay specific directives; however, directives
>> related to the instances of the ldap backend that may be implicitly
>> instantiated by the overlay may assume a special meaning when used in
>> conjunction with this overlay. They are described in slapdâ??ldap(5), and they
>> also need to be prefixed by chainâ??.
>> I don't see any need for action here, this ITS will be closed.
> I disagree. IMO each possible configuration directive should be mentioned
> literally. I agree that the text could be limited to "this means 'foo'
> prefixed with 'bar'".
Too much duplication of effort, IMO. But feel free to submit a patch.
-- Howard Chu
CTO, Symas Corp. http://www.symas.com
Director, Highland Sun http://highlandsun.com/hyc/
Chief Architect, OpenLDAP http://www.openldap.org/project/