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Re: Run-time registered controls
At 03:17 AM 1/25/2005, Pierangelo Masarati wrote:
>I'm working at dynamically registering the Chaining Behavior control by
>the chain overlay, and I noticed that there seems to be no mechanism to
>dynamically register controls in the bi_controls array.
>This is necessary
>to pass the backend_check_controls() then the criticality flag is set
>(also, I note that test should be reworked as per ITS#3308; I'll also look
ITS#3308 reports that slapd(8) improperly returns
unavailableCriticalExtension for a recognized and
appropriate control. This code should only be
returned for controls which are unrecognized or
inappropriate for the operation they are attached
to. I committed a fix for ITS#3308 (backend.c 1.298).
>To keep things simple,
>Of course, I might be missing a much cleaner and simpler solution, or
>overlooking other side effects...
I guess I don't see what functionality we're missing.