8.156. openldap

Updated openldap packages that fix several bugs and add various enhancements are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.
OpenLDAP is an open source suite of LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol) applications and development tools. LDAP is a set of protocols for accessing directory services (usually phone book style information, but other information is possible) over the Internet, similar to the way DNS (Domain Name System) information is propagated over the Internet. The openldap package contains configuration files, libraries, and documentation for OpenLDAP.
This update also fixes the following bug:

Upgrade to an upstream version

The openldap packages have been upgraded to upstream version 2.4.39, which provides a number of bug fixes and enhancements over the previous version. Specifically, Memory-mapped database library (LMDB) support in OpenLDAP has been enabled. (BZ#923680)
This update also fixes the following bug:
Users of openldap are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which fix these bugs and add these enhancements.