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From Stefan Zoerner <>
Subject Re: [Terminology] Partition?
Date Sun, 01 Apr 2007 19:22:01 GMT
Ole Ersoy wrote:
> I just sent out a reworked definition
> per your and Emmanuels explanations, but forgot
> to add this:
> A partition could also be a proxy to another LDAP servers naming context.
> Should we add that?

I think, this special case is not worth to mention explicitly.

I just stated it as an example. A partition implementation may use every 
storage technology (RDBMS, OO/XML databases, flat files, the memory 
...), it is up to the developer to implement the interface according to 
its contract (which is the interface plus some rules stated in the javadoc).

Greetings from Hamburg,

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