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From Alex Karasulu <akaras...@apache.org>
Subject Re: MODDN and replication
Date Tue, 30 Aug 2011 00:50:31 GMT
On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 1:15 AM, Emmanuel Lecharny <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.
>
>
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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