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RE: Active Directory Imitation

There are some additional Support Tools for Active Directory,which can be
on the Windows 2000 CD under Setup. You could for example export the schema
with ADSI Edit, and then convert the resulting csv file the OpenLDAP format.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-openldap-software@OpenLDAP.org
> [mailto:owner-openldap-software@OpenLDAP.org]On Behalf Of Roger Hyam
> Sent: Friday, January 25, 2002 11:02 AM
> To: openldap-software@OpenLDAP.org
> Subject: Active Directory Imitation
> Hi,
> I am posting this just having joined the list so apologies if
> it is off beam
> but I am working to quite short time scales just at the moment.
> I am writing a little app in Java (JNDI) that queries LDAP
> servers for user
> info and produces an XML file to be imported by another application.
> I have written the app and tested against OpenLDAP and it
> works fine. I now
> have to go through testing it against other LDAP servers. What I am
> wondering is if I can get OpenLDAP to imitate other servers
> by setting it up
> with their default schemas. The main one I need to do this
> for is Active
> Directory. Could I use the AD schema as the core schema in OpenLDAP.
> If yes has anyone any idea of where I may get an Active
> Directory schema
> file that I could load into OpenLDAP.
> I'd like to do this method of testing before I get into
> setting up a full
> test environment with two Win2K servers etc (yuk).
> Any thoughts most appreciated.
> Roger