ldb: Extended LDB requests under transaction
abartlet at samba.org
Tue Sep 13 15:03:25 MDT 2011
On Tue, 2011-09-13 at 15:23 +0200, Matthias Dieter Wallnöfer wrote:
> Hi LDB developers,
> currently LDB does not require transactions when an extended operation
> is launched. A long term goal from my side is to provide the extended
> password change mechanism:
> https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=5611. Hence I'm worrying if
> we need to apply transactions also on this type of request - my patch
> What do you think?
Other extended operations include Start-TLS, so it's not clear that by
definition, all extended operations need to be covered by transactions.
The module that implements such an extended operation may wish to start
it's own transaction, but I don't think we can do so globally.
Andrew Bartlett http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
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