ANN: python-ldap 2.4.1

Michael Ströder michael at
Tue Jul 5 16:02:39 CEST 2011

Find a new release of python-ldap:

python-ldap provides an object-oriented API to access LDAP directory
servers from Python programs. It mainly wraps the OpenLDAP 2.x libs for
that purpose. Additionally it contains modules for other LDAP-related
stuff (e.g. processing LDIF, LDAPURLs and LDAPv3 schema).

Project's web site:

Ciao, Michael.

Released 2.4.1 2011-07-05

Changes since 2.4.0:

* New LDAP option OPT_X_TLS_PACKAGE available in OpenLDAP 2.4.26+
  to determine the name of the SSL/TLS package OpenLDAP was
  built with

* ldap.modlist.modifyModlist(): New key-word argument
  case_ignore_attr_types used to define attribute types for which
  comparison of old and new values should be case-insensitive
* Minor changes to which data is sent to debug output for various
  trace levels
* Now tag [1] is used in in
  compliance with RFC 2589 (fix available for OpenLDAP ITS#6886)
* New sub-module ldap.controls.sessiontrack implements request control
  as described in draft-wahl-ldap-session (needs pyasn1_modules)

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