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Re: LDAP Replication/update dn entry

P.S. When i use rootdn as the updatedn/binddn ir works. Can i use rootdn in my production. If not can anyone please tell me why im having these permissions problems with a non rootdn user

Quanah Gibson-Mount <quanah@stanford.edu> wrote:

--On Wednesday, August 17, 2005 1:55 PM -0700 Moe wrote:

> Hi,
> Im doing a master slave replication. In the updatedn, openldap Admin
> guide says that updatedn entry: 1- should not generally be the rootdn
> 2- have write permission to the slave database
> updatedn "cn=replica,dc=elawsbs,dc=local"
> - Should replcia be an entry in the slave database only or in the master

your master and replica databases should be exactly the same, so it would 
be an entry in both.

> and slave database? - How do i give replica entry write access to the
> slave database?

You use ACL's. I suggest you read up on how to define ACLs.


Quanah Gibson-Mount
Principal Software Developer
ITSS/Shared Services
Stanford University
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