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Re: proxyAuthz value encoding

At 10:52 AM 1/9/2006, Pierangelo Masarati wrote:
>> We have a proxyOld.c module that we bundle with Connexitor that handles
>> part of the problem. It dynamically adds a new control handler that
>> recognizes the obsolete OID and parses its values, then does the usual
>> slap_sasl_authorized validation. I don't think supporting this obsolete
>> spec in the mainline code is a good idea.
>My problem is different:

But can you workaround problems with the brain-damaged new
control by using the old control instead?

>I don't care about supporting it at control
>__decoding__; I need to support it at control __encoding__, when
>requesting proxyAuthz inside back-ldap.  This wouldn't be mainstream at
>all, IMHO.
>Ing. Pierangelo Masarati
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