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Re: slapd-dnssrv bug with "not present" positive statement

Suggest you file a bug report.  http://www.openldap.org/its/

At 08:07 AM 7/7/2006, Phil Pennock wrote:
>Feedback on the experimental slapd-dnssrv database.
>I have a domain which doesn't do much any more, and which has some
>default SRV records (globnix.org, if you want to test):
>*._tcp                          SRV     0 0     0 .
>*._udp                          SRV     0 0     0 .
>According to RFC 2782 (DNS SRV):
>        A Target of "." means that the service is decidedly not
>        available at this domain.
>If I elsewhere use slapd with the dnssrv database and issue:
>$ ldapsearch -b 'dc=globnix,dc=org' -s base +
>then I get:
># search result
>search: 2
>result: 10 Referral
>text: DNS SRV generated referrals
>ref: ldap://:0
>This looks like insufficient checking of the results before constructing
>a response; shouldn't that issue a "no such object"?
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