linked attributes, DRS and abusing the ldb modules API

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Wed Sep 2 15:29:55 MDT 2009

On Wed, 2009-09-02 at 15:04 +0200, Stefan (metze) Metzmacher wrote:
> tridge at schrieb:
> > Hi Metze,
> > 
> >  > I think the repl_meta_data module should not pass the control down to
> >  > the partition module when applying replicated changes. Then the
> >  > partition module can find out the correct location of the object.
> > 
> > That is what it used to do. It failed because the partition module
> > found the object already existed when DRS was doing an add. This is
> > because the partition module finds the object in the base partition.
> I should not try an add if the object is already there.

But given that windows sends this object twice, does that not imply it
exists twice on windows, and that if we store it twice, we ensure that
we easily reproduce that behaviour on subsequent sends?

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.
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