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Re: changing the base dn

On Tuesday 17 October 2006 17:40, Douglas B. Jones wrote:
> If I have an old base dn of uid=jdoe,o=x,c=us and I want
> to redirect all such client queries to uid=jdoes,dc=group1,dc=x,dc=y;
> what is the best way to do this? The old base is on an old netscape
> server and the new one is on openldap 2.3.27. Thanks!

Assuming you have migrated all of the content from o=x,c=us on the old 
Netscape server to live under dc=group1,dc=x,dc=y on the OpenLDAP server, 
which you would like to have visible to clients searching the new server 
under o=x,c=us, you should consider using back-relay as the backend for 

See the man page for slapd-relay for details.


Buchan Milne
ISP Systems Specialist - Monitoring/Authentication Team Leader

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