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Re: Changing a DN
OpenLDAP does not support subtree rename. Only leaf entries
can be renamed. Currently, the best way to accomplish a
subtree rename is to dump the subtree to LDIF, edit the
LDIF, add the new subtree, delete the old subtree.
At 02:06 PM 2001-10-18, Christoph Neumann wrote:
>It depends. What part of the DN do you want to change? The RDN or the
>base? And, what version of OpenLDAP are you running? 2.0.x?
>On Thu, 18 Oct 2001, Thomas Gagne wrote:
>> Is it possible to change a DN without deleting everything beneath it?
>> I have a group that I'd like to rename, but I'd rather not have to re-enter
>> all its members.
>> Also, we need to change a company name, which is used in the company's
>> employees DNs. Can I change it somehow without first deleting everything that
>> uses it and reentering them?