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Re: SQL with LDAP

Devdas Bhagat wrote:

> The OpenLDAP administrators guide says that a SQL backend can be used
> with LDAP. But no further details are given.

The documentation for back-sql is still located in its subdirectory

> Are there any reasons to prefer LDBM over a SQL backend?

in short - yes. see FAQs and maillist archives for more answers - there
are plenty.

> And for a SQL backend, which SQL servers are supported/required?

In general, any ODBC-accessible server will go. It is reported to work
with Oracle, MS SQL Server, Postgres, mySQL (readonly), Teradata...
see details in back-sql documentation

WBW, Dmitry