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Re: MDB name

Howard Chu wrote:
> What's in a name... Apparently "MDB" is already a well-known suffix for
> Microsoft Access database files. "mdb" is also the name of a debugger tool in
> Solaris. To avoid confusion with those unrelated items, it might be a good
> idea to rename our MDB to something else. Now, before the next OpenLDAP
> release is published. Comments?

Is that really an issue given the common practice to refer to it as back-mdb?

I'm pretty sure on will find a lot of name clashes when sticking to three
letter acronyms ending with "db" anyway.

But if you really see a need for changing the name how about simply back-mmapdb?

Ciao, Michael.