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Re: Shouls LCUP support replication?
At 01:00 PM 6/12/2001, John Strassner wrote:
>Now that we've split these into two topics, please tell me why you think
>that LCUP supporting replicated environments is out of scope.
There are a number of reasons why I believe LCUP need not detail
support for a client updating from any replica hold a context.
First and foremost is that I'd like to see LCUP work completed
soon. Adding support for replicated environments will require
significant more work and likely require a normative reference
upon a technical specification detailing LDAP replicated
> If it is, then at the minimum we shouldn't have it in LDUP,
That may be true.
> which we all agreed many moons ago was the most appropriate wg
> for this work to be in.
What we agreed to a few moons ago was to engineer:
A protocol that enables an LDAP client to synchronize with the
content of a directory information tree (DIT) stored by an
LDAP server and to be notified about the changes to that content
[LDUP WG Charter].
That does imply a requirement that LCUP support replicated
environments. And I do not recall any discussions regarding
the need to support LDAP replication prior to the recent