Derrick 'dman' Hudson
dman at dman.ddts.net
Fri Jun 28 21:39:23 CEST 2002
On Fri, Jun 28, 2002 at 04:44:54PM +0200, Michael Ströder wrote:
| Michael Ströder wrote:
| > Franco Spinelli wrote:
| >> I have installed openldap 2.1.2 fron openldap site
| > > [..]
| >>> symbol ldap_url_search: referenced symbol not found
| > Hmm, it seems that ldap_url_search is no longer available in
| > OpenLDAP
| > 2.1. So far I've never tested python-ldap with OpenLDAP 2.1.
| > [..]
| > * Remove any reference to ldap_url_search in
| > Modules/LDAPObject.c. web2ldap does not use this function.
| Anyone having any objections against removing methods url_search*()?
| Anyone really using it?
The only objection I have is that it really helped me to learn how to
work with an LDAP URL. I needed to use URLs to configure exim to pull
data from LDAP, and I was having trouble using 'ldapsearch' -- it
didn't like the URL no matter what I gave it. For me it was a
Though if OpenLDAP 2.1 doesn't have the function, then that's a real
strong argument for removing those methods (at the very least when
compiled against OpenLDAP 2.1).
| If yes, we could easily reimplement it later with help of module
| ldapurl. The only issue would be that ldapurl needs Python 2.x (not
| compatible with Python 1.5.x).
Personally I don't consider compatibility with python 1.5.2 a
significant feature. 2.0 was released a long time ago, by internet
Microsoft DNS service terminates abnormally when it receives a response
to a dns query that was never made.
Fix information: run your DNS service on a different platform.
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