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Re: best practices - dn:
--On Tuesday, February 03, 2009 2:38 PM -0800 Brian Krusic
I've read and config'd my ldifs as follows;
What do you think the most reliable dn value should be; with uid or with
What, you want to start a war? ;P
More seriously, I think name based DN's are generally problematic because
names change. I.e., someone gets married or divorced. UID's change too,
however, for similar reasons, or because someone picked something stupid as
their uid. If you have assigned IDs that don't change, then that's fine.
For example, one place I worked used what are essentially UUID's as the
That way, no matter what happens to my name or UID, that suRegId value will
always hold my data, regardless.
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