Commit 85b078a3 authored by Pierangelo Masarati's avatar Pierangelo Masarati
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clarify what rewrite rules suffixmassage corresponds to

parent 859e2827
......@@ -170,7 +170,8 @@ It has been obsoleted by the rewriting tools.
However, both for backward compatibility and for ease of configuration
when simple suffix massage is required, it has been preserved.
It wraps the basic rewriting instructions that perform suffix
massaging.
massaging. See the "REWRITING" section for a detailed list
of the rewrite rules it implies.
.LP
Note: this also fixes a flaw in suffix massaging, which operated
on (case insensitive) DNs instead of normalized DNs,
......@@ -588,6 +589,19 @@ with the `M{n}' flag.
# set to `off' to disable rewriting
rewriteEngine on
# the rules the "suffixmassage" directive implies
rewriteEngine on
# all dataflow from client to server referring to DNs
rewriteContext default
rewriteRule "(.*)<virtualnamingcontext>$" "%1<realnamingcontext>" ":"
# empty filter rule
rewriteContext searchFilter
# all dataflow from server to client
rewriteContext searchResult
rewriteRule "(.*)<realnamingcontext>$" "%1<virtualnamingcontext>" ":"
rewriteContext searchAttrDN alias searchResult
rewriteContext matchedDN alias searchResult
# Everything defined here goes into the `default' context.
# This rule changes the naming context of anything sent
# to `dc=home,dc=net' to `dc=OpenLDAP, dc=org'
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