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From Howard Chu <...@symas.com>
Subject Re: MODDN and replication
Date Tue, 30 Aug 2011 01:41:22 GMT
Alex Karasulu wrote:
>
>
> On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 1:15 AM, Emmanuel Lecharny <elecharny@gmail.com
> <mailto:elecharny@gmail.com>> wrote:
>
>     Hi guys,
>
>     we have a little issue in the way we handle a MODDN operation during
>     replication.
>
>     AFAICT, we use a special control to pass some informations to the
>     consumer, so that it can proceed with the Move and/or Rename.
>
>     I don't think it's necessary. We just have to send a SearchResultEntry
>     containing the modified entry, with a Modify type, and the consumer will
>     be able to determinate which kind of MODDN has been used (and if the old
>     RDN has been remove dor not.

Yes, exactly.
>
>
> That sounds very reasonable. I've always wondered why we needed this
> additional control. Maybe there's something I am missing is what I was thinking.
>
>     This will work because the consumer always have the previous entry
>     locally, and will retrieve it using the entryUuid.
>
>     We don't need the control.
>
>
> That would be great because this is making us non-standard, deviating from the
> protocol.
>
>
> Best Regards,
> -- Alex
>


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   Director, Highland Sun     http://highlandsun.com/hyc/
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