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RE: Newbie search question - Help!
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- Subject: RE: Newbie search question - Help!
- From: "Woo, Chen Ching" <email@example.com>
- Date: Wed, 18 Aug 2004 13:05:42 -0500
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- Thread-topic: Newbie search question - Help!
Thanks for the reply. I didn't realize that the search pattern is configurable. Mine was set to EQUALITY caseExactIA5Match. Searching using the full DN works. Thanks again.
From: Quanah Gibson-Mount [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Wednesday, August 18, 2004 12:34 PM
To: Woo, Chen Ching; OpenLDAP-software@OpenLDAP.org
Subject: Re: Newbie search question - Help!
--On Wednesday, August 18, 2004 12:01 PM -0500 "Woo, Chen Ching"
> I'm new to LDAP have openLDAP installed. I started to play a little bit
> with searching and I believe there is something very fundamental I'm
> missing. My problem is that I don't seem to be able to search on entries
> based on attribute which has DN as value. For instance, using
> (uniqueMember=cn=role1,dc=mycompany,dc=com) or (uniqueMember=cn*) or as
> filters, I don't seem to be able to match the following entry. I try
> escaping the '=' and ',' characters with '\' but to no avail.
> Any help is very much appreciated.
> dn: cn=role1,dc=roles,dc=mycompany,dc=com
> cn: role1
> objectClass: groupOfUniqueNames
> uniqueMember: cn=role1,dc=mycompany,dc=com
> uniqueMember: cn=both,dc=mycompany,dc=com
What version of OpenLDAP?
Did you index uniqueMember as eq and substr? Note that for substring
searches, you need three characters plus * by default.
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