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Re: Error while creating entries in OpenLDAP
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> Hi Pierangelo,
> Thanks again. I got what you are saying.
> But one more clarification :
> The entry - "cn=Jonathan Adams (with description),
> ou=Europe, ou=Search, o=IMC, c=US" worked fine in Sun ONE directory
> In fact, value of naming attribute 'cn' is present but only
> thing is it includes a string within brackets.
It is __NOT__ present. The fact that the value in the entry and that in
the RDN share some characters doesn't mean it's present. "Jonathan Adams
(with description)" != "Jonathan Adams" both according to
"caseIgnoreMatch" (the dialect LDAP speaks when talking about the "cn"
attributeType) and to plain English (the language we're speaking right
> > adding new entry "cn=Jonathan Adams (with> description), ou=Europe,
> ou=Search, o=IMC, c=US
> ldap_add: Naming violation (64)
> additional info: value of naming attribute 'cn' is not
> present in entry
> Presence of those brackets makes the DN invalid?
Brackets are just fine, they have no special meaning in DN.
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