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From Alex Karasulu <aok...@bellsouth.net>
Subject Re: [LDAP] LdapDN questions part I
Date Sun, 04 Jun 2006 05:45:08 GMT
Emmanuel Lecharny wrote:

> Alex Karasulu a écrit :
>
>> In the LdapDN doco you refer to it as a tree of RDNs:
>>
>> * It represents a tree, in which the root is the last RDN (RDN[0])
>> and the leaf
>> * is the first RDN (RDN[n]).
>>
>> Do you mean a list here?  Or am I missing something?
>>  
>>
> Yeah, it is a list, internally.
>
> The doco express the fact that a DN is seen as a branch of a tree,
> where each node is a RDN.
>
> Doco is not really acurate, and it should have been something like :
> "It represents a path through a tree, in which the root is the last
> RDN (RDN[0]) ..."
>
> To be clear, with a dn : dc=example, dc=org
> we have :
> RDN[0] : dc = org
> RDN[1] : dc=example

Gotchya no problem I figured but wanted to make sure.  I'm trying to
understand the semantics of using LdapDN first and what to look at it a
little more. 

Will ask more queswtions tomorrow.

Alex


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