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Re: How to do the applications to use multiples LDAP Servers ???

Fabiano Felix a écrit :
> Hi All,
> My question isn't accurately about openldap, but is relationed. I have
> one master and two slaves ldap servers. When a server for wich the
> applications are pointing is down, the applications cannot login. I want
> to do the applications locate automatically the other servers (one of
> this applications is a Samba server). I thought about using dns for
> this, it is possible ??? If yes, how to make this (using srv registers)
> ??? If not, how are the suggestions ???
> With best regards,
> Fabiano

for nss capable applications you only need to give a list of white blanc
separated name of ldap servers in the "host" directive in /etc/ldap.conf
(and/or /etc/openldap.conf).
host ldap1.domain.fr ldap2.domain.fr ldap3.domain.fr 

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