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Re: Can openldap do fan-out authentication?
> > meta is just that - meta. It will create a single unified tree from
> > multiple disparate trees, thus you can authenticate against the
> > meta-backend and be verifing against all the trees. The issue isn't
> > really authentication but constructing a single point for authentication
> > information that contains all the disperate systems - which is what meta
> > does.
> That sounds like exactly what I want. How do you set the search order?
> We have a lot of data overlap between trees, and would like to search
> the most likely one first.
Via the rules you define for the meta backend. See "man slapd-meta"
> Has anyone actually used back-meta for this purpose? I'm still looking
> for a nice example.
The manual contains some simple examples.