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Re: Odd performance problem with substring index (fwd)

>  My problem is that the performance of a substring index 
> seems half arbitrary, dependent on where in the search 
> string I put globs (*) -- _sometimes_ OpenLDAP seems to do 
> a linear search, even though the attribute searched on
> is indexed.

We are experience the same behaviour, as posted to this list on 
Dec. 19th last year:


It seems to me that this is a "index-selection" problem within slapd. 
(Haven't found out more, maybe one of the developer would be more 
efficient in pointing out the relevant lines of code?)...

Ing. Alexander Mayrhofer             A.Mayrhofer@kpnqwest.at
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