On 3/25/11 5:27 PM, Hugo Monteiro wrote:
>> I wonder if it's also possible to use the same approach
>> value modification. In brief evaluation, my guess is no, since the
>> ldif syntax doesn't provide any way to distinct between the value to
>> be replaced and the one to replace with.
> I don't understand your question. The 'modify' operation applied on
> an AT allows you to do whatever you want, assuming you give it the
> right operation to apply. 'replace' will discard all the values and
> replace them by the new values. Otherwise, 'delete' deletes some
> specific values, and 'add' adds the ones you provide.
> Isn't it enough ?
Aye, i understand it can be done through delete/add. My wondering was
about the possibility to perform the change using a single operation.
It *is* a single operation. It's the Modify operation, and it's
guaranteed to be executed as an atomic operation. Everything else is