patch for ldb: add application flags

Matthieu Patou mat at
Mon Apr 18 15:01:46 MDT 2011

On 18/04/2011 15:54, simo wrote:
> On Mon, 2011-04-18 at 17:04 +1000, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
>> On Mon, 2011-04-18 at 10:38 +0400, Matthieu Patou wrote:
>>> Hi Simo,
>>>> If the getter/setter needs to be used by the application then you have
>>>> to put it in ldb.h, ldb_modules.h is used only by modules, and should
>>>> never be required for apps using ldb.
>>> Following our discussion on IRC this week end I understood that you were
>>> ok with the current name and the current location of the fonctions (as
>>> they are mostly module oriented in any case).
>> They are application flags in the sense of an application with module
>> stack, right?
>> The request handle and it's flags make little sense to a pure user of
>> ldb that does not need to tag requests between modules.
> On IRC I proposed to call them custom flags so may be Matthieu should
> rename "application" into "custom" everywhere.
Should be the good version ...


Matthieu Patou
Samba Team
Private repo;a=summary

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