Petr Viktorin wrote:
We had a small discussion off-list about how we want IPA's LDAP handling
to look in the future.
To continue the discussion publicly I've summarized the results and
added some of my own ideas to a page.
John gets credit for the overview (the mistakes & WTFs are mine).
The text is on http://freeipa.org/page/V3/LDAP_code, and echoed below.
IIRC some of the the python-ldap code is used b/c ldap2 may require a
configuration to be set up prior to working. That is one of the nice
things about the IPAdmin interface, it is much easier to create
connections to other hosts.
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