Open Bug 375964 Opened 14 years ago Updated 5 years ago

In XPCOM nsILDAPSyncQuery method getQueryResults doesn't handle binaries values

Categories

(MailNews Core :: LDAP Integration, enhancement)

1.8 Branch
enhancement
Not set
normal

Tracking

(Not tracked)

People

(Reporter: eballetbaz, Unassigned)

References

(Depends on 1 open bug)

Details

User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; fr; rv:1.8.1.2) Gecko/20070219 Firefox/2.0.0.2
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; fr; rv:1.8.1.2) Gecko/20070219 Firefox/2.0.0.2

The method getQueryResults defined in the interface nsILDAPSyncQuery doesn't handle binaries data type. For example, it isn't possible to ask for attribute "userCertificate;binary".

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
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https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=88905
The Product field of this bug is wrong, Firefox (as your user-agent says) is not Mozilla Application Suite.
==> LDAP
Assignee: jag → nobody
Component: XP Apps → MailNews: LDAP Integration
Product: Mozilla Application Suite → Core
QA Contact: ldap-integration
Version: unspecified → 1.8 Branch
Product: Core → MailNews Core
Can somebody of developers comment on this? Is this intended or bug? And what state of it in latest trunk.
Depends on: 88905
Guys ^^^
We're not actively working on LDAP autoconfig but patches are welcome. It looks like the code was written w/o binary attributes in mind, since it stores the results in strings, but I'm not an LDAP expert.
Severity: normal → enhancement
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
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