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Re: Address Matching Problem

At 11:40 AM 9/8/2004, Matthew Meyer wrote:
>Recently, I rebuilt my OpenLDAP database (LDBM) after exporting and
>importing the data using ldapsearch and ldapadd w/ LDIF.  Something had gone
>awry in the DB files and I needed to rebuild it from a backup.  All went
>fine except that address-based searches no longer worked after the LDIF
>import.  If I changed the schema for postalAddress (core.schema) to use
>regular string matching rules instead of the list matching rules, the
>functionality was recovered.  However, I would have liked to leave the core
>schema file alone.   Any ideas on what could have possibly gone wrong in the
>process, and has anyone run into similar problems with addresses or other
>list-valued types?
>I was running OpenLDAP 2.0.27-2.7.3 (A RedHat RPM for 7.2).

I suggest you consider updating to OpenLDAP "stable".