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Re: Trouble with ACL


access to dn.children="dc=plainjoe,dc=org" attr=userPassword
    by .....
    by .....

Bert Hughes

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Misty Stanley-Jones" <misty@borkholder.com>
To: <OpenLDAP-software@OpenLDAP.org>
Sent: Wednesday, August 11, 2004 4:52 PM
Subject: Trouble with ACL

> I'm following Gerald Carter's _Ldap System Administration_ and trying to
> about ACLs.  On page 121, he includes the following sample:
> access to dn=".*,dc=plainjoe,dc=org" attr=userPassword
> by self write
> by * auth
> I'm getting syntax errors for that.  As best as I can tell, I have typed
it in
> correctly (except for changing the dc components as appropriate), but
> fails to start with this in the .conf file.  The error is:
> /etc/openldap/slapd.conf: line 99: bad DN ".*,dc=mydomain,dc=com" in to DN
> clause
> I am probably missing something stupid, but I don't know what.  I do have
> several DNs in my LDAP tree already and I am able to bind to the tree and
> search and add entries like crazy.
> Misty