[IPA] Attribute Linking and Indexing

Matthias Dieter Wallnöfer mdw at samba.org
Fri Oct 16 04:37:20 MDT 2009


should I help you merging this patches? If yes please give me the file numbers (I don't like to pick something which doesn't comply).


--- Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at samba.org> schrieb am Do, 15.10.2009:

Von: Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at samba.org>
Betreff: Re: [IPA] Attribute Linking and Indexing
An: "Endi Sukma Dewata" <edewata at redhat.com>
CC: "Stefan (metze) Metzmacher" <metze at samba.org>, "Matthias Dieter Wallnöfer" <mdw at samba.org>, "samba-technical" <samba-technical at lists.samba.org>, "Dmitri Pal" <dpal at redhat.com>, "Simo Sorce" <ssorce at redhat.com>
Datum: Donnerstag, 15. Oktober 2009, 2:10

On Wed, 2009-10-14 at 17:33 -0400, Endi Sukma Dewata wrote: 
> Hi All,
> Thanks for the advices. It seems that some of my problems were caused by
> unstable environment (it happened before). After I rebuilt my environment
> things work more consistently and I'm able to produce the patches (see
> attachments) and merged them with the latest revision.
> The first patch is for replacing LDB module with FDS plugins to do
> attribute linking and referential integrity when FDS is used as backend.
> The second patch is for fixing a problem reading the bind DN from secrets
> database. This is needed to provision FDS using the right credentials.
> The third patch is for fixing a segmentation fault caused by a dangling
> pointer created when adding a control into an LDB request. The solution
> was suggested by Andrew and reviewed by Simo.
> The fourth patch is for fixing a problem modifying the root entry caused
> by invalid creationTime format.
> dn: DC=samba,DC=example,DC=com
> creationTime: 1.25554756e+16
> The fifth patch is for fixing a problem adding a configuration entry
> into a member server because the 'configuration' object class is not
> in the list of possible inferiors of 'samba4LocalDomain'.
> objectClass: top
> objectClass: samba4LocalDomain
> objectClass: extensibleObject
> dn: CN=Configuration,CN=LOCALMEMBER3
> objectClass: top
> objectClass: configuration

This is the wrong way to fix it - we should keep the checking.
Fortunately I fixed this the right way a couple of days ago, by removing
the experiment that way samba4LocalDomain.  All domains are now
dnsDomain, so this isn't required.

> Please let me know if these are the right solutions. I'm still running
> some tests, but so far it seems to be working. Thanks!

Other than that (which I mention only to avoid the incorrect approach being merged), these look great!

Andrew Bartlett

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