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Bug 229825 - aci with bogus uid= dn created by ds_newinst
Summary: aci with bogus uid= dn created by ds_newinst
Alias: None
Product: 389
Classification: Retired
Component: Directory Server
Version: 1.0.4
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Rich Megginson
QA Contact: Viktor Ashirov
Depends On:
Blocks: FDS1.1.0
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-02-23 17:44 UTC by Rich Megginson
Modified: 2015-12-07 16:55 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
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Last Closed: 2015-12-07 16:55:40 UTC

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2007-02-23 17:44 UTC, Rich Megginson
no flags Details | Diff
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2007-02-23 18:41 UTC, Rich Megginson
no flags Details

Description Rich Megginson 2007-02-23 17:44:00 UTC
If you run with a bare minimum .inf file, you will see the
following aci created in cn=config:
aci: (targetattr="*")(version 3.0; acl "Configuration Administrator"; allow (a
 ll) userdn="ldap:///uid=,ou=Administrators, ou=TopologyManagement, o=Netscap
We should not create this aci, as we do not have a configuration DS if we are
creating a minimal fedora-ds-base.

Comment 1 Rich Megginson 2007-02-23 17:44:00 UTC
Created attachment 148687 [details]

Comment 2 Noriko Hosoi 2007-02-23 18:39:05 UTC
Looks good.

Comment 3 Rich Megginson 2007-02-23 18:41:10 UTC
Created attachment 148697 [details]
cvs commit log

Reviewed by: nhosoi (Thanks!)
Files: see diff
Branch: HEAD
Fix Description: Unknown to me until just now, PL_strdup(NULL) will return "" -
the empty string.  The code in config_suitespot() expects that empty or unused
fields are NULL.  The solution is to create a create_instance_strdup() wrapper
around PL_strdup() and use that in cases where the argument may be NULL.  I
checked create_instance.c.  Every other place where PL_strdup is used, the
argument is checked for NULL first.  So these are the only places affected. 
Instance creation works fine after this change and does not create the
offending aci.
Platforms tested: RHEL4
Flag Day: no
Doc impact: no

Comment 4 Yi Zhang 2007-11-30 00:30:46 UTC has been discard in the new 8.0 release. However, related code
still used. Bug verification test has been done. Please refer to bug 229824 for

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