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Re: slow search on indexed attribute

Today at 4:33pm, Patrick Radtke wrote:

> For people that found the 4 character length to be too long, what did
> you do? change it to 3 and rebuild openLdap? Or do 3 character searches
> happen infrequently enough that you don't care?

I changed my PHP code, so if you type 3 or fewer characters, I search

(|(attr=abc*)(attr=*abc)) instead of (attr=*abc*)  (where "abc" is the
string you entered)

Problem solved... and 9 times out of 10, it finds what you were looking

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