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Re: Backend proposal
At 03:02 PM 12/29/2003, Hadmut Danisch wrote:
>just a proposal for a new, simple backend:
>If you have an LDAP server for dc=somewhere,dc=org and
>want to store referrals for dc=elsewhere,dc=org ,
>dc=somecompany,dc=com etc., then this cannot be
>trivially implemented (is it?). Since bdb supports only
>a single suffix, a separate bdb is required for every
>referral, or one for suffix="", causing other problems.
>The proposal is to implement a very simple backend which
>does not support deleting, writing, changing, just reading.
>It should read the configuration from a plain file like
>dc=somecompany, dc=com ldap://...
>and generate the apropriate referral entries.
>Should be easy to convert dnssrv into such a backend.
Feel free to code it up.