[PATCH] Samba 4 fix for bugzilla #4958
idra at samba.org
Mon Sep 17 15:33:03 GMT 2007
On Mon, 2007-09-17 at 03:17 -0500, Andrew Kroeger wrote:
> I don't have an answer to that. My proposed patch was intended to
> address one case where Samba 4 behavior differed from Windows
> and make that as localized as possible to address the issue. Given
> the current ltdb_rename() code in SVN uses ltdb_add_internal() and
> ltdb_delete_internal() to accomplish the rename, I cannot think of any
> adverse effects to using ltdb_modify_internal() in the case where
> and newdn are the same.
> Am I missing something in the "bigger picture" here?
Well, if your intention is to mimic AD, then I think we should also
change the DN, so perhaps a delete/add is still ok but just skip the
check as Abartlet proposes.
We could avoid this by using a different naming scheme for the db to
store objects by guid, but so far we are not agreeing on going into that
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