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Re: cn=config example
key to good documentation is "don't assume anything". If you
have to ask the question, then it is best to include it in the docos.
>Howard Chu wrote:
> Gavin Henry wrote:
>> Emmanuel Dreyfus wrote:
>>> Howard Chu <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>>> Use slaptest instead.
>>> Oh, right, I missed that one. Perhaps this is the missing
piece in the
>>> docs? It's not obvious how to explain it, though. I'm not
>>> sentence below is satisfying.
>>> -F slapd-config-directory
the slapd configuration directory. The
>>> default is
>>> both -f and
-F are specified, the config file will be read
>>> and converted
to config directory format and written
>>> to the specified
directory before slapd starts regular
slaptest(8) can also be used to just perform
>>> the conversion.
>> in slapd(8) in HEAD, the last sentence does say:
>> "All of the slap tools that use the config options observe
> Not just in HEAD. That text has been there since May/June 2005, 2.3
>OK. Well, there's no excuse for people missing it then. A bit of thought
>would lead them to slaptest. Or do we have to actually say slaptest.
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