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Object/Attrib confusion between slapadd and ldapxxx
I've got myself quite confused hopefully someone will recognize the problem and have some good advise for me.
I'm trying to setup an ldap directory (2.0.11) based off of an LDIF from a NS4.1DS.
I've translated my schemas and figured out how to translate all the latin1 to utf8 and all is well with the database except for one last detail.
My ldif contained a first entry that looked like this...
dn: o=zzzz, c=US
aci: --- aci junk here ---
modifiersname: cn=directory superuser
copiedfrom: wwww.xxxx.yyyy.com:389 019990310230522 123456
To make ACI and COPIEDFROM fit I added them to TOP as follows. Is there a better way to do this? I have to do this to hopefully display openldap "working" as well as/better the NS consumer servers before it can be considered as a replacement. I did it like this...
attributetype ( 188.8.131.52.4.1.9036.1.1 NAME 'aci'
DESC 'Access Control Instruction'
SYNTAX 184.108.40.206.4.1.14220.127.116.11.5 )
attributetype ( 618.104.22.168 NAME 'copiedFrom'
DESC 'NS DS-4.12 replicaton server identification field'
objectclass ( 22.214.171.124 NAME 'top'
DESC 'superior class of all structural and most auxiliary classes'
ABSTRACT MUST objectClass
MAY ( aci $ copiedFrom ) )
That seems to work. SLAPADD adds them to the database from the ldif. I can even query them the way NS does when it wants to replicate (several attempts with tracing revealed this) to a server and the correct answer is generated.
dap@server:/usr/local/etc/openldap > /usr/local/bin/ldapsearch -b "o=zzzz,c=us" objectclass=* -s base copiedfrom
# extended LDIF
# filter: objectclass=*
# requesting: copiedfrom
# zzzz, US
dn: o=zzzz, c=US
copiedFrom: wwww.xxxx.yyyy.com:389 019990310230522 123456
# search result
result: 0 Success
# numResponses: 2
Now here is the problem. When I go to use ldapmodify/add/delete to change the value for copiedform to start up NS4.1DS replication this happens.
dap@server:/usr/local/etc/openldap > /usr/local/bin/ldapmodify -f update
modifying entry "o=zzzz,c=US"
ldap_modify: No such object
ldif_record() = 32
Where the update looks like this...
copiedfrom: aaaa.bbbb.cccc.com:389 02000041114345 54321
Did slapadd allow something it shouldn't have and ldapxxxx's are turning their noses rightly so? This appears to be the last "issue" (I hope) with setting up replication between NS4.1DS and openldap.
Alan D. Lawrence
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