compiling against OpenLDAP 2.0.11

Konstantin Chuguev Konstantin.Chuguev at dante.org.uk
Tue Jul 10 17:45:55 CEST 2001


Hi David,

David Leonard wrote:

> this is good - commit it

I doubt I can do that: I'm not a python-ldap developer... :-)

>
> will the documentation need updating?
>

I'll prepare another patch for python-ldap/Doc/libldap.tex.

Regards,
    Konstantin.

>
> d
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Konstantin Chuguev" <Konstantin.Chuguev at dante.org.uk>
> To: <michael at stroeder.com>
> Cc: <python-ldap-dev at lists.sourceforge.net>
> Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2001 6:59 PM
> Subject: Re: compiling against OpenLDAP 2.0.11
>
> > Yes, OpenLDAP-2.0.11 and especially recent changes in python-ldap CVS
> > repository require a new version of patches. I've attached them.
> > The patches don't change the behaviour of python-ldap when compiled
> > against OpenLDAPv1, but create an alternative code when used with
> > OpenLDAPv2. Here are the differences between python-ldap compiled
> > against OpenLDAPv1 and v2 using the patches (seen from the point of view
> > of a programmer using python-ldap):
> >
> >    * new constants added for v2 (see constants.c.patch);
> >    * new errors/exceptions added for v2 (see errors.c.patch);
> >    * a set of LDAP session attributes changed:
> >         o only in v1: lberoptions (rw), refhoplimit (rw), options (rw),
> >           valid (ro);
> >         o only in v2: version (rw), referrals (rw), restart (rw);
> >         o in both versions: deref (rw), timelimit (rw), sizelimit (rw),
> >           errno (ro), error (ro), matched (ro).
> >    * new type of data added to the Python dictionary returned as a
> >      result of ldap_result:
> >      Dictionary keys are DNs, values are entry objects. If the key is
> >      empty, the value is the list of referrals (URL text strings).

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