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Re: replication problem: "shadow context; no update referral"
On Wed, Feb 28, 2007 at 11:18:26AM +0200, Buchan Milne wrote:
> Well, a lot of the aspects of setting this up are not unique to slurpd, but
> are covered in documentation relating to user authentication with
> certificates. The errors you posted don't seem to have anything to do with
> the certificate authentication itself, but seem to be the generic issue of
> your slurpd not authenticating to the slave as the updatedn.
Here is what I understood: my slurpd's certificate DN contains non ASCII
characters, and for that reason, I have been unable to get the slave slapd
matching the updatedn. The solution I finally found was to use authz-regex
to rewrite slurpd's DN into something that will match.
> (...) waste time on a "HOWTO".
Well, as an OpenLDAP user, I know that once you've readen the manual and the
FAQ and it's still not working, return of experience from other users
gathered with google is valuable. That's why I tend to post how I managed
to get the thing working. It will help people looking for the same problem I
had, and comments from contributors may help transforming that into some