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Re: Disallowing Wildcard Searches ?

<quote who="Jerry Nicholls">

> Basically I want a setup (a simple contacts list) where if you
> aren't an authenticated user you cannot do a search using a filter
> such as
> "(mail=*)". You can only perform explicit searches.

while i am new to LDAP, it seems you could set a default
ACL of deny to all unless authenticated, then individually
add ACLs for each of the fields and give it anonymous
read access.

i haven't tried it, but it sounds like a good idea, i will
probably play with it today and see if i can get it

if it does work, then i know more about ldap and openldap
then i had thought! wow. only been using it for a couple