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Re: Resolving aliasedobjectname(s)

It took me a while to realize you actually had a question here, you might want to repost being a bit more explicit about what it is you are asking.


--On Tuesday, January 22, 2008 12:29 PM +0000 Dave Lewney <d.m.lewney@sussex.ac.uk> wrote:

Faq #1111 states that given ...

dn: uid=alias,ou=People,dc=example,dc=net
  objectclass: alias
  objectclass: extensibleObject
  uid: alias
  aliasedobjectname: uid=target,ou=Retired People,dc=example,dc=com

... then

ldapsearch -x -a always -b uid=alias,ou=People,dc=example,dc=net

will return results from the "target" DN.
    Should the same results be expected from searching with ...

ldapsearch -x -a always -b ou=People,dc=example,dc=net uid=alias

... assuming uid was indexed for equality.

Dave Lewney
IT Services, University of Sussex, Brighton BN1 9QT


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Principal Software Engineer
Zimbra, Inc
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