UTF-8 support and other quirks in the LDAP backend (in 2.2.4).

Fredrik Ohrn ohrn at chl.chalmers.se
Wed Jun 19 09:19:02 GMT 2002

On 18 Jun 2002, Shahms E. King wrote:

> > Binding to the LDAP server with v3 of the protocol would be nice, since v2 
> > is deprecated in OpenLDAP v2.1 (OK, so v2.1 isn't ready for prime time 
> > yet, but it's still nice to get it done).
> We do bind in v3 if it's supported, otherwise we fall back to v2 (or at
> least, we used to, but I'm pretty sure it hasn't changed.)

Nope, after a quick read of the code I'd say it's the other way round, use 
v2 by default and upgrade to v3 only if start tls is used.

It's not a showstopper for me so I'll leave it for now.


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Fredrik Öhrn                               Chalmers University of Technology
ohrn at chl.chalmers.se                                                  Sweden

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