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Re: OpenLDAP as proxy for another LDAP-Server
Andrew Findlay <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 10:49:02AM +0200, Dieter Kluenter wrote:
>> Just to make sure, there are two directories, one that provides
>> information on authentication and authorization, the second directory
>> provides some additional iformation. If that is your request, than you
>> may have a look at the translucent overlay.
> That would depend on whether the two servers had identical namespaces
> (tree layout, choice of RDN etc).
> I have a similar requirement at the moment except that I only want to
> use the second LDAP server to authenticate for a small proportion of the
> entries in the first one. The namespaces are very different. I think
> it can be done with a combination of rwm, back-ldap/back-meta and
> slapd-relay, but this seems rather complex when all I really need is
> 'pass-through authentication'.
> I will report back to the list if I come up with a workable solution,
> but in the mean time does anyone have any pointers to a neat way of
> doing this?
I have done similar with back-sql
Dieter Klünter | Systemberatung
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