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Re: Searching on "ou"

"Stephen C. Jensen" <Steve.Jensen@nasa.gov> writes:

> Greetings...
> I have written a program which searches our LDAP database for name and
> address info. I am in one division of a large company. Originally, I
> set the program with a baseDN of:
> o=BigCompanyName,ou=DivisionName,c=US
> Then, I got the idea of doing company-wide searches by just deleting
> the "ou" term out of the base. So far so good. Then... I got the idea
> of letting the user search for someone at a specific division. Since
> the division name does not appear to be in any of the other database
> fields, I added a search term for "ou=DivisionName"... doesn't work. I
> know I am missing something simple... can anyone help?

You are just describing client configuration, but is your
configuration in compliance with the naming context of your directory?


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