not returning the partition control in ldb

Matthias Dieter Wallnöfer mdw at
Wed Mar 2 10:26:49 MST 2011

I mean the PARTITION control.

Matthias Dieter Wallnöfer wrote:
> 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.
> Cheers,
> Matthias
> 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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