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From Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot ...@marcelot.net>
Subject Re: I'll move some of the extended operations and controls from ldap-api-extra-codec(-api) to api-ldap-codec-core
Date Thu, 02 May 2013 09:39:37 GMT

On 1 mai 2013, at 16:43, Emmanuel Lécharny <elecharny@gmail.com> wrote:

> Le 5/1/13 12:25 PM, Radu Creanga a écrit :
>> -1 for including the pwdModify as part of the connection API and don't care
>> for the move from extra to core.
>> 
>> None of you have heard from me before and I'm not sure my vote can count
>> for anything, but I hope the comments will.
> There is no formal vote, so your opinion is certainly valuable.
> 
> This is why I pushed the mail here (alhought I should have said "I'd
> like to " instead of "I will".
>> 
>> PwdModify is an extended request that is optional for a directory server -
>> AD for example does not support it, at least not out of the box. But, by
>> including it as part of the connection API you're creating the wrong
>> impression that it is a standard/universal operation such as add, modify,
>> delete, search, etc.
> 
> I will think again about my proposal.
> 
> I will start by moving the startTLS extended request, which is supported
> by all the servers.
> 
> Regarding the pwdModify extended request, I can provide an utility class
> that make it easiers to send it to the servers that support it.
> 
> Thanks for your feedback, this is certainly good food for thoughts !
> 
> 
> -- 
> Regards,
> Cordialement,
> Emmanuel Lécharny
> www.iktek.com 
> 


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