prefix_map module add operation fails to modify schema

Stefan (metze) Metzmacher metze at
Tue Jul 1 09:26:52 GMT 2008

Anatoliy Atanasov schrieb:
> Hi metze,
> The approach we have implemented aims to emulate Windows behavior, where the Schema cache is updated after modification upon receipt of a schemaUpdateNow request. Initially we intended to implement a much simpler solution, but at SambaXP after some discussion with abartlet decided that
> Windows behavior should be incorporated in samba. 
> If we do not support the schemaUpdateNow request, a lot of DEA will not be able to be installed. 
> I agree that we can go with your implementation and it's much simpler than what I've done. If there are no other comments I'll implement it right away.

The schemaUpdateNow, is the correct way and it's fine to do it based on
my patch, the dsdb_create_prefix_mapping should just update the on disk
prefixMap. The schema reload will then also load the new mappings.


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