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Re: Upgrade to 2.3.9: Startup Fails With "Duplicate attributeType"

Most likely you have not upgraded the schema files in
your configuration with the new ones provided in the


At 05:59 AM 10/12/2005, Jim Seymour wrote:

>    Sun Sparc Solaris 8 (patched)
>    gcc-3.3.1
>    OpenLDAP-2.3.9
>    OpenSSL-0.9.7d
>    BerkeleyDB-4.2.52 (w/patches)
>Configure, make depend, make, make test all seem fine (well, other than
>some disturbing "initializer mis-match" warnings from gcc during make).  
>But after "make install" and attempt to start it up...
>    /usr/local/etc/openldap/slapd.d: line 1:
>     Duplicate attributeType: ""
>    config error processing cn={3}nis,cn=schema,cn=config:
>     <olcAttributeTypes> handler exited with 1
>Thing is: I can't identify the alleged dup.  Then again: I'm a rank
>LDAP n00b, so...
>OpenLDAP-2.3.7 with everything the same works fine.
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