not returning the partition control in ldb

Matthias Dieter Wallnöfer mdw at
Wed Mar 2 10:22:31 MST 2011

It isn't returned by LDAP since the PROVISION control has no external 
representation. But still it should be filtered out by the LDB module 
which requests it.


simo wrote:
> On Wed, 2011-03-02 at 17:45 +0100, Matthias Dieter Wallnöfer wrote:
>> Ekacnet,
>> but the partition control is only returned when you request it?
>> Otherwise it would violate LDAP conventions.
> not just conventions, I think it would violate the RFC.
> But are we returning this from the LDAP server ? Or only within LDB ?
> (LDb != LDAP so there isn't any strict standard we have to follow,
> although it should probably be fixed anyway)
> Simo.

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