Ervin Hegedüs wrote:
On Wed, Jan 10, 2018 at 12:17:47PM -0800, Quanah Gibson-Mount wrote:
> --On Wednesday, January 10, 2018 9:11 PM +0100 Ervin Hegedüs
> <airween(a)gmail.com> wrote:
>> is there any relevant difference between the replace and
>> delete/add methods, which triggered this state in the DB?
> Jon already answered that. When you use replace, it replaces *all* values
> with what you supply in the operation.
but he wrote the answer for MULTI-VALUE's attribute, but I'm
useing SINGLE-VALUE - or em I missing?
While the attribute types you're defining might be SINGE-VALUE the
attribute 'olcAttributeTypes' you're adding the attribute type
descriptions to is indeed multi-valued. Otherwise you could not add
multiple values (here attribute type descriptions) to it.
> Don't use replace.
right, after this issue I'll never use it :).
But I still don't understand, that when I replace the *all*
values to the supplied type(s), then why disappears the "other"
attributes, which weren't listed in transaction?
Because that's how LDAP modify operations with MOD_REPLACE work.
See description of "operation" herein:
Also it's a good idea to take a look at Howard's draft about ordered
entries and values because 'olcAttributeTypes' is declared with X-ORDERED: