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OpenLDAP Devel README
	OpenLDAP -devel is for the development of OpenLDAP.  As such,
	it changes often.  These changes include changes in functionality
	and unproven bug fixes.  Many of these changes will cause
	previous working programs to fail.

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	Additional developer documents are available in doc/devel,
		todo list
		guidelines for developers

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	Client developers seeking a stable development platform
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	should use -stable or the latest OpenLDAP release.
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OpenLDAP Release README
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	For a description of what this distribution contains, see the
	ANNOUNCEMENT file in this directory.  For a description of
	changes from previous releases, see the CHANGES file in this
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	directory.
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	For a more detailed description of how to make an install the
	distribution, see the INSTALL file in this directory.  Additional
	installation information, such as per platform hints can be found
	in the doc/install directory.
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	For more information:
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		http://www.OpenLDAP.org/software/
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REQUIRED SOFTWARE
	Build OpenLDAP requires the following software components:

	Base system (libraries and tools):
		Standard C compiler, headers, and libraries
		POSIX REGEX headers and libraries

	SLAPD:
		LDBM compatible datastore
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			(Sleepycat Berkeley DB 2.7.4 or GDBM)
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	SLURPD:
		LTHREAD compatible thread package
			(POSIX pthreads, MIT pthreads, Mach Cthreads or Sun LWP)

	LDAPD:
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		ISODE compatible X.500 distribution
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	CLIENTS/CONTRIB ware:
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		Depends on package.  See per package README.
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MAKING AND INSTALLING THE DISTRIBUTION
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	Please see the INSTALL file for details.
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DOCUMENTATION
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	There are man pages for most programs in the distribution and
	routines in the various libraries.  See ldap(3) for details.
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	Additional documentation can be found in the doc directory.
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		doc/devel   Developer Information
		doc/drafts  LDAP-related IETF drafts
		doc/install Installation and Integration
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		doc/man     Raw man(1) pages
		doc/rfcs    LDAP-related Request for Comments
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	There is an OpenLDAP home page available that contains the latest
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	LDAP news, releases announcements, pointers to other LDAP resources,
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	etc..  It is located at:
		http://www.OpenLDAP.org/
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	The OpenLDAP Software FAQ is available at:
		http://www.openldap.org/faq/index.cgi?file=2
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FEEDBACK / PROBLEM REPORTS / DISCUSSIONS
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	We would appreciate any feedback you can provide.  If you have
	problems, report them using our Issue Tracking System:
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		http://www.OpenLDAP.com/its/

	or by sending e-mail to:

		OpenLDAP-its@OpenLDAP.org

	Additional mailing lists are available.  Please see:

		http://www.OpenLDAP.com/lists/
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