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Re: Loading the refint module globally?

On Mon, 2008-03-17 at 07:21 +0100, Pierangelo Masarati wrote:
> Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > On Mon, 2008-03-17 at 07:08 +0100, Pierangelo Masarati wrote:
> >> Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> >>
> >>> Is the refint module synchronous or transaction based? 
> >> Asynchronous, but no transaction.  It does its best to preserve 
> >> integrity, but in case of failure errors are just logged and do not 
> >> alter the result of the add operation.
> > 
> > OK.  I really need it to be synchronous, within a transaction.  If the
> > linked DN is invalid, then I need the whole operation to have never
> > happened.  I test certain invalid operations in this test script, which
> > is probably why we end up here.
> > 
> > I'm beginning to suspect this is in direct conflict with my first
> > requirement, to operate globally...
> Making it (optionally) synchronous shouldn't be a big deal; 

Any chance of that including pre-op validation and post-op
implementation?  That would get us most of the way.

> making it 
> transactional is totally another business (at least until transaction 
> support is available, at least for internal operations).

Any idea if/when this will be available?

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Red Hat Inc.

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