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Re: groups in groups
>I am looking for a way to have OpenLDAP as an authenticating mechanism
>to auth groups, and then more specificly: putting group A in group B
>and have OpenLDAP also expand group A to the membersUid's when a search
>for group B is done. In ldif format, this would look something like
Sounds a bit like "seeAlso:" but I don't think nss behaves like that. But
OpenLDAP will not 'merge' groups for you. A seperate group is a seperate
group. Some applications like nss support netgroups which will do
>where the memberGid does not exist of course.
? Not certain what this means.
>Is this possible?
Possible, theroreticlly, yes. But I don't think it is implemented
anywhere inside slapd.