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Re: LDAP operations questions
>>>>> "Kurt" == Kurt D Zeilenga <Kurt@OpenLDAP.org> writes:
Kurt> At 03:33 PM 6/7/00 -0400, Weston Bustraan wrote:
>> 1. Is it possible to have LDAP force an attribute to be unique?
Kurt> The protocol has no means to do that. Some servers do.
Kurt> OpenLDAP doesn't (but can be hacked to do such).
>> 2. Is there a way to get the maximum value of an attribute
>> during a search?
Kurt> no, but your application can maintain a separate attribute
Kurt> which contains such a value.
Or have the client (ie, the add user script) do a search on uidNumber,
sort it, take the highest number + 1... That's how I do it...