Python and OpenLDAP 2
michael at stroeder.com
Sat May 5 20:11:58 CEST 2001
sorry for the late reply. I was on vacation for two weeks.
Stig Venaas wrote:
> A coworker asked me about Python and OpenLDAP 2.
Does your co-worker really need features of the OpenLDAP 2 libs?
> I thought you
> Konstantin were porting Python in order to help Michael use
> LDAPv3 stuff in web2ldap. How's it going?
The patches of Konstantin work but not thoroughly tested. You can do
a LDAPv3 bind a get search continuations, no schema or SSL/STARTTLS
support. There might be some cave-ats because the OpenLDAP 2 libs
seem to behave somewhat different.
> Will this be in official Python distribution at some point?
Many people are asking... Cc: to python-ldap-dev list.
> If my coworker wants to try
> Python and OpenLDAP 2, what should he do?
1. Grab the patches from the mailing list archive or ask me.
2. Subscribe to python-ldap-dev list.
3. Jump on in.
> Don't know anything about
> Python myself, although I've got friends raving about it (:
Stig, it's a shame! ;-)
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