OpenLDAP 2.3 libldap upgrade howto

Alan DeKok aland at
Wed Nov 7 23:06:42 CET 2007

Peter Nixon wrote:
> Just incase someone has some free time and feels like hacking on rlm_ldap, 
> here is some documentation thanks to the openSUSE crew (Darix in particular) 
> who pointed out to me that "uses -DLDAP_DEPRECATED to avoid OpenLDAP 
> crashes" was probably not the best way to solve the problem :-)

  While that's a good solution, having libldap *crash* because a program
is using the "old" API is annoying.  It still builds, so it *looks* like
it will work... but it doesn't.

  OpenLDAP should choose either *not* letting it build. *or* fixing it
so it doesn't crash.

  Alan DeKok.

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