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Re: HEADS UP: LDAPv2
At 01:29 AM 2001-12-21, Michael Ströder wrote:
>"Kurt D. Zeilenga" wrote:
>> LDAPv2 is now disabled by default in HEAD slapd(8).
>> If you need it, use "allow bind_v2" to enable.
>What's the rationale behind this? Don't you think that this will
>just be another issue regularly coming up on the mailing lists...?
LDAPv2 is generally considered historic (and its technical
specification will likely be officially moved to Historic
OpenLDAP 2 does not truely implement LDAPv2 (RFC1777) in
a manner consistent who those (few) clients which do.
Developers (those folks on this list) should be using
LDAPv3-only so that clients which are LDAPv2-only can be
identified and updated.
There are no plans (yet) to "release" this change for