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:py:mod:`ldap.resiter` Generator for stream-processing of large search results

.. py:module:: ldap.resiter
   :synopsis: Generator for stream-processing of large search results.
.. moduleauthor:: python-ldap project (see

.. py:class:: ResultProcessor

This is a mix-in class to be used with class :py:class:`ldap.LDAPObject` or derived classes which has these methods:

.. automethod:: ldap.resiter.ResultProcessor.allresults


Using ldap.resiter.ResultProcessor

This example demonstrates how to use mix-in class ldap.resiter.ResultProcessor for retrieving results formerly requested with :py:meth:`` and processing them in a for-loop.

import sys,ldap,ldap.resiter

class MyLDAPObject(ldap.ldapobject.LDAPObject,ldap.resiter.ResultProcessor):

l = MyLDAPObject('ldap://localhost')

# Asynchronous search method
msg_id ='dc=stroeder,dc=com',ldap.SCOPE_SUBTREE,'(objectClass=*)')

for res_type,res_data,res_msgid,res_controls in l.allresults(msg_id):
  for dn,entry in res_data:
    # process dn and entry