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Re: Continuation references with empty dn

At 05:23 PM 10/9/00 +0200, Stig Venås wrote:
>On Mon, Oct 09, 2000 at 07:03:06AM -0700, Kurt D. Zeilenga wrote:
>> The continuation handling technical specification states that
>> if an empty DN is returned in the LDAP search reference, the
>> operation is to progressed using the original base DN.
>2251 states that this is the case for referrals, while section 4.5.3
>on continuation references states that the dn must be specified and
>must be followed. It does not give any exceptions.

I stand corrected...

>The Netscape client
>also does what I want. Where can I find the continuation handling
>technical specification?

RFC 2251 is the technical specification for the protocol.
There are a couple of different proposals for in directory
representations of knowledge information, but they all must
be compatible with the protocol.