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RE: Supported RFC's and "features"

>> I see one valuable use for SSS - guaranteed search return order.
>> Regardless of the sort algorithm, knowing that searches will always
>> return entries in the same order allows for easy comparison, merge
>> sorts, or differentials with another list - as in necessary during
>> reconciliation or join phases of provisioning.
>> Or is this a bad application of SSS?
>I think someone else already replied that the client library already
>sorting of results. There's nothing that depends on the server handling
>in the application you're talking about.
>   -- Howard Chu

But not all LDAP client libraries have this feature, and not everyone
uses OpenLDAP's client libraries...

 - Jeff