Bug 213301 - RFE: eliminate the use of char *dn in favor of Slapi_DN *dn
RFE: eliminate the use of char *dn in favor of Slapi_DN *dn
Product: 389
Classification: Community
Component: Directory Server (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Noriko Hosoi
Ben Levenson
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Blocks: 389_1.3.0 690319 781543
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Reported: 2006-10-31 13:29 EST by Noriko Hosoi
Modified: 2015-12-10 13:37 EST (History)
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: 781543 (view as bug list)
Last Closed: 2015-12-10 13:37:12 EST
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Description Noriko Hosoi 2006-10-31 13:29:46 EST
Description of problem:
Bugzilla Bug 199923: subtree search fails to find items under a db containing
special characters
(In reply to comment #11)
> That's what Slapi_DN is supposed to do - normalize once, and be able to get
> normalized and "raw" DN where needed.  We should use Slapi_DN as much as
> possible.  We might want to schedule some time to do some much needed API
> revisions to eliminate the use of char *dn in favor of Slapi_DN *dn.  But not
> for 7.2.

In one operation, substr_dn_normalize could be called multiple times against the
same dn).  We should avoid it.
Comment 1 Rich Megginson 2011-08-29 12:43:15 EDT
performance related work
Comment 2 Martin Kosek 2012-01-04 08:48:08 EST
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