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LDAP Root for dc style naming
I've been thinking about how to bring up an LDAP root for
dc style naming without creating another NSI/ICANN and I
think I have a workable approach.
Locally operated DNS-based referral servers.
These servers would have a special backend (back-dnsref) which,
for any operation, would send a referral based upon the
DN's dc components and information available via DNS (such
as SRV and well known aliases).
Basically the server would accept a search for
"dc=openldap,dc=org", look up SRV/aliases for ldap
at openldap.org and then construct a URL and return
it as a referral.
Such a backend would be fairly easy to write.