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Re: Questions about the Monitor Backend
On 9 mai 09, at 10:47, Howard Chu wrote:
Thierry Lacoste wrote:
On 9 mai 09, at 08:06, Howard Chu wrote:
The admin guide says:
A monitor (slapd-monitor(5)) now needs a rootdn entry. If you do not
have one, slapd will fail to start up with an error message like so:
unable to find entry
backend_startup_one: bi_db_open failed! (1)
slap_startup failed (test would succeed using the -u
Am I the only one to not experience this? Or is it going to happen
somewhere in the 2.4 series?
If your default ACL allows general read access to cn=monitor, then
you won't see any problems. If you define ACLs to restrict access to
cn=monitor, then you'll need to define a rootdn.
Well I restrict acces and I have no rootdn and slapd works like a charm.
access to dn.subtree="cn=monitor"
by dn.exact="the_rootdn_of_my_main_database" write
by * none
This ACL is working as expected.
I have nothing else in my slapd.conf regarding monitor (except
FWIW this is slapd 2.4.16 on FreeBSD 6.4.