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Re: Asynchronous client notifications

Look at overlays (see servers/slapd/overlays directory for examples), or
the SLAPI interface.

On Thu, 9 Mar 2006, Colin Caughie wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm considering using LDAP, and specifically OpenLDAP, for an
> application. One thing I need is to be able to respond fairly quickly to
> changes to the directory.
> Ideally I'd like to be able to register a callback with the OpenLDAP API
> which will get called whenever a change is made, but I can't see a way
> to do this from looking at the man page for the API.
> Is this at all possible? Does the LDAP protocol even support such things?
> Thanks in advance,
> Colin Caughie