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Kurt D. Zeilenga writes:
>At 10:24 AM 12/17/2003, Hallvard B Furuseth wrote:
>> Why are perfectly good functions like ldap_add() and
>> ldap_unbind() deprecated in favour of the _ext() functions?
>> I don't want to have to pass two extra NULL parameters all
>> over the place for controls I never use.
> I understand the convenience of such routines, however,
> what about the ambiguity and compatibility of some
> of these _ext'less routines.

Sorry, I don't know what you mean here.

> In particular, the ldap_modrdn set?

Deprated in the LDAP C API draft, so keep them deprecated.
Perhaps that's because of the ambiguity and compatibility
you mentioned?  I don't even remember how they are defined.