On Donnerstag, 31. Januar 2008, rhafer(a)suse.de wrote:
On Mittwoch, 30. Januar 2008, h.b.furuseth(a)usit.uio.no wrote:
> Ralf Haferkamp writes:
> > There are multiple ways to fix this, I guess. I am not sure which
> > one to take:
> > 1. Make slap_mods_opattrs() create a LDAP_MOD_ADD operation, when
> > the attributes don't exist in the entry.
> It'd be better to fix bconfig's LDAP_MOD_REPLACE. That should work
> like LDAP_MOD_ADD when the attribute is absent. Haven't looked at
> how easy that would(n't) be though.
> > 2. Do not try to modify the attributes (not even add) in
> > slap_mods_opattrs() if they do not exist.
> No idea...
> I like the consistency it gives as far as it goes - keep the
> presence of the attrs independent of whether they were created over
> the protocol or with slapd -f -F. Except fix #2 doesn't do that
> since it won't know whether to add them when creating an entry. So
> in summary, no opinion:-)
I am currently testing the 3rd approach, the attributes will be
created even when starting with -f only. I'll commit it as soon as
make test finishes.
Done. Please test.