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Re: openldap and communicator roaming access
At 09:07 AM 10/14/99 -0500, Dave Brodin wrote:
>access to * by dn="uid=replication,o=city.bloomington.in.us" write
None of the below rules matter as the above rule matches *.
Hence, your replication user can write, everyone else can
Your first rule reads:
To anything and everything,
if uid=relication,... grant write
else grant read (default)
Nothing else matters!
>access to dn=".*,ou=people,o=city.bloomington.in.us" by self write
>access to dn=".*,ou=roaming,o=city.bloomington.in.us"
> by dnattr=owner write
> by * none
>access to attr=userpassword
> by self write
> by * none
>Anyway, it's been working so far.
>Ronald Warner wrote:
>> I have followed the instructions (with a few modifications) in the
>> following url's closely:
>> I have installed the latest BerkeleyDB and OpenLDAP release on a
>> RH6.0 box with Albert-FitzPatrick's patch.
>> After configuring Netscape Communicator for roaming access
>> and exiting the program, I restarted and chose the User Profile. It
>> asked for the password. So far so good. I enter the password, but
>> it said "An authorization error occured, please try retyping your
>> Yesterday, I edited the contents of the ldif file from
>> "userpassword= secret" to "userpassword=secret", and added the
>> user on the ldap server. Now, on Netscape Communicator, after
>> choosing the Profile Name and entering the Password, I am able to
>> access the ldap server and upload the user profiles. The catch is I
>> am able to access the ldap server with no password entered or the
>> correct password entered. What do I do to correct this?
>> Another problem is that ideally, when I choose Guest (for Profile
>> Name) on the Communicator Profile Manager, enter the User Name
>> and Password, I should be able to download the user profile --
>> bookmarks, browser configuration, etc... but the browser is left
>> unconfigured, which means that the profile was not downloaded.
>> How do I resolve this?
>> Thanks for your assistance.
>> Ronald Warner
>> PC/Network Engineer
>> De La Salle University
>> Information Systems and Technology Center
>> Computer Facilities Operations Office
>> 2401 Taft Ave
>> Malate, Manila 1004
>Lead Systems Engineer
>Information and Technology Services
>City of Bloomington
Kurt D. Zeilenga <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Net Boolean Incorporated <http://www.boolean.net/>