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Re: OL 2.3.x, uid attribute commented out in core.schema

Samuel Tran writes:
> The uid attribute definition was commented out in the core.schema file
> in OL 2.3.x. Why is that?

Because it's now hard-coded into slapd (schema_prep.c), and the old
core.schema definition would conflict with it.

Come to think of it, maybe slapd should accept schema redefinitions that
are identical to an existing definition?  Then hard-coded definitions
could be left in in place in the schema files, and new slapds would not
conflict with old schemas.  Except, I'm not quite sure if it's a feature
or a misfeature that one must update core.schema when slapd is