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MDS_Install

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NAME

MDS_Install — Create the object directory database (CDSA)

SYNOPSIS

#include <cdsa/mds.h>
CSSM_RETURN CSSMAPI MDS_Install
(MDS_HANDLE MdsHandle)

LIBRARY

Module Directory Services library (cdsa$mds300_shr.exe)

PARAMETERS

MdsHandle (input)
  

The MDS handle identifying an MDS context.

DESCRIPTION

This function creates the Object Directory database containing the Object relation, and the CDSA Directory database containing the set of CDSA-specific relations defined in this specification. The MdsHandle identifies an MDS context created by invoking MDS_Initialize(). The context contains information about the access rights of the caller. Write-access is required to perform this operation.

RETURN VALUE

A CSSM_RETURN value indicating success or specifying a particular error condition. The value CSSM_OK indicates success. All other values represent an error condition.

ERRORS

Errors are described in the CDSA Technical Standard.

CSSMERR_DL_INVALID_DL_HANDLE
CSSMERR_DL_DATASTORE_ALREADY_EXISTS
CSSMERR_DL_INVALID_ACCESS_REQUEST
CSSMERR_DL_INVALID_DB_LOCATION
CSSMERR_DL_INVALID_DB_NAME
CSSMERR_DL_INVALID_OPEN_PARAMETERS
CSSMERR_DL_INVALID_RECORD_INDEX
CSSMERR_DL_INVALID_RECORDTYPE
CSSMERR_DL_INVALID_FIELD_NAME
CSSMERR_DL_UNSUPPORTED_FIELD_FORMAT
CSSMERR_DL_UNSUPPORTED_INDEX_INFO
CSSMERR_DL_UNSUPPORTED_LOCALITY
CSSMERR_DL_UNSUPPORTED_NUM_ATTRIBUTES
CSSMERR_DL_UNSUPPORTED_NUM_INDEXES
CSSMERR_DL_UNSUPPORTED_NUM_RECORDTYPES
CSSMERR_DL_UNSUPPORTED_RECORDTYPE
CSSMERR_DL_FIELD_SPECIFIED_MULTIPLE
CSSMERR_DL_INCOMPATIBLE_FIELD_FORMAT
CSSMERR_DL_INVALID_PARSING_MODULE

SEE ALSO

Books

Intel CDSA Application Developer's Guide