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Re: Migration ..... subtree wth passwd
Oh, my second query.. i think i got the ans...... i did a slapcat and
checked the ldif file...the password is stored under attribute userPassword
...however in encrypted form.
however just to be sure, let me re-phrase the question with a proper example
since i brought it up in the first place:-
If my openldap tree structure is as per following with 3 main sub-tree o=A,
o=B and o=C:-
subtree o=A and o=C can be expanded to show all its serialNo entries with
however, for sub-tree B only ldap users under that tree can access it.
For each of the serialNo under o=B, I've set ldappasswd with the following
command in the current LINUX box:-
example: ldappasswd -x -S -D <dnentry> -w <password> -s <passwordtree>
serialnumber=1234, cn=BMIT, ou=X, o=B, c=MY
The userpassword that was encrypted would there be any problems should i use
it on a new LINUX machine with a new version of RedHat Linux and Openldap
running ? Logically is shouldn't but if you have any word of caution would
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Subject: Re: Migration ..... subtree wth passwd
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On Feb 2, 2005, at 10:59, Sivasakthi d/o Sivagnanam wrote:
> 1. Master LINUX : slapcat > Mcomp.ldif
> 2. Slave LINUX: slapcat > Scomp.ldif
> 3. New Master LINUX: slapadd -l Mcomp.ldif
> 4. New Slave LINUX: slapadd -l Scomp.ldif
slapcat the old master and slapadd the same LDIF on both new master and
> Next question in relation to migration as well, say I have 3 sub-tree
> ......... but one sub-tree can only be accessed by user entries under
> sub-tree with password. In the old machine, i used ldappasswd to set
> entries under that sub-tree. So do i do the same once the slapadd
> action is
> complete ?
No idea what you are talking about.