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Re: Ldap and root access on workstations

On Sep 17, 2008, at 9:42 AM, Justin Ryan wrote:

it would scare me if the OpenLDAP community was not
aware that LDAP was not intended to be an authentication store.

LDAP and X.500 have always been designed to support in-directory storage of secrets, namely passwords, used for directory and application authentication. The OpenLDAP community is certainly aware of this fact.

-- Kurt