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Re: Directory layout help

Hung Luu wrote:
> Suppose I have the following DN's:
> inetOrgPerson:
> [uid=alice,dc=example,dc=com]
> organizationalRole:
> [cn=manager,ou=groups,dc=example,dc=com]
> [cn=supervisor,ou=groups,dc=example,dc=com]
> locality:
> [l=phoenix,ou=division,dc=example,dc=com]
> [l=portland,ou=division,dc=example,dc=com]
> How can I store in my directory the fact that Alice is a manger at the
> Phoenix division, but she is only a supervisor at the Portland division?
> I know group membership is involved here, but what's the best way to
> represent that group membership to optimize searches such as: Return all
> the people with a specific role at a specific locality, or return all
> the roles and localities for a person.

You could also use slapo-memberof to populate the member entries with a
back-reference to the group entries which make some queries a lot easier.

Ciao, Michael.