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Re: ACIs and OL 2.3, rfc ?

Howard Chu wrote:
> Rich Megginson wrote:
>> Michael Ströder wrote:
>>> Pierangelo Masarati wrote:
>>>> IMHO, the most appealing feature of ACIs is the fact that in principle
>>>> access rules get replicated along with data.
>>> The most appealing feature to me would be that a client could in advance
>>> determine what access control is in effect and modify the input forms
>>> accordingly. But without a common standard there is no point in using
>>> in-directory ACIs.
>> Couldn't you use Get Effective Rights for that?
> That would be close, maybe good enough for a GUI. But Get Effective
> Rights can't tell you about value-specific rights.

BTW, we've recently contributed that feature to OpenLDAP:



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