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Re: ldap_set_option() and ldap_initialize()
On Wed, 11 Jan 2006, Howard Chu wrote:
> They are intended for end use. Feel free to submit a manpage to the ITS.
As was always my intention, of course, but it'll probably be neither
complete nor correct...
> > Can I assume that the options that are supported are the same as at
> > http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/ldap/ldap/session_options.asp
> > ?
> Why would you assume anything when the source code is available?
Because I'm not a hard-core OpenLDAP developer, and hence would be unaware
of any subtleties in the implementation. I'd rather have no documentation
at all than wrong documentation...
> Many of the options come from the (expired) C API spec (in the source
> tree, doc/drafts/draft-ietf-ldapext-ldap-c-api-xx.txt). The rest are
> probably OpenLDAP-specific.
Yes, I've since found that; it will do as a start. Expect a (skeletal)
man page soon...
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