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Referrals from non-search operations

It appears there's no way for a client to obtain referrals from a
synchronous non-search operation.

ie. Suppose you set the LDAP_OPT_REFERRALS flag off, do a
ldap_delete_ext_s(), and get a referral error back.  You can obtain the
matched dn and server error message with ldap_get_option, but not the
list of referrals.  (For asynch operations, you can get referrals with

It seems an obvious way to do this would be to store the referrals in
the ld structure and provide an option for ldap_get_option as is done
with matched dn and error message.  Has anyone run into this need or am
I missing the boat somewhere?