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Re: multiple LDAP Directory - question from a newbie


Raj Balasubramanian <r0x61j@comcast.net> writes:

> Hi
> I am new to the mailing list and to openLDAP. Here is the question I have-
> If I have multiple LDAP Directories that I want to search for entries,
> is there a single LDAP Directory or service I can configure to cascade
> these multiple LDAP Directories. So all I need to do is query this
> central LDAP Dir for info and this will proxy the request and query
> the various different LDAP dirs (its configured to go against)??
> I am not looking for referals to be passed to the client, I want the
> server to carry out the query...
> 		  |		|<-----LDAP---->| LDAP DIR 1|
> user<----LDAP---->|LDAP DIR A	|<-----LDAP---->| LDAP DIR 2|
> 		  |		|<-----LDAP---->| LDAP DIR 3|	

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