Re: [ldapext] Server implementations of LDAP transactions?

Howard Chu <hyc@highlandsun.com> Tue, 23 September 2014 05:30 UTC

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Michael Ströder wrote:
> HI!
>
> Which LDAP servers have support LDAP transactions as defined in RFC 5805?

It's currently in OpenLDAP's git repo and support will be in release 2.5.

> Is it used with any particular use-cases?

The main driver this time around was supporting Samba 4. A lot of the 
Microsoft AD-related attributes require referential integrity to be maintained 
atomically.

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