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Re: LDAP backend: schema synchronization?
Thanks. Unfortunately, the backend servers aren't running OpenLDAP,
so syncrepl is out. I can still pull down their schemas and merge
them in, sure. But since I'm basically just using slapd to federate
these other servers, I was sort of hoping there was a more transparent
option that just passed things through without requiring a local
Thanks for the replies.
On Thursday, August 26, 2010, Benjamin Griese <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> yes you're right.
> You simply have to replicate them (cn=schema,cn=config) with syncrepl
> or better replicate the complete conf.d (cn=config) to all nodes.
> for example, as described here:
> "LDAP replication..."
> On Thu, Aug 26, 2010 at 00:07, Mauricio Tavares <email@example.com> wrote:
>> On Tue, Aug 24, 2010 at 5:13 PM, Mark J. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> OK, so I've got the ldap backend set up to talk to a couple different
>>> servers, and it's working, but I can only see attributes that exist in
>>> slapd's local schema. any way to import the schemas of the backends?
>>> automatically would be great, manually would be ok...
>> I am most definitively not a ldap guru, but aren't the schemas in
>> the new ldap being fed into the database
>> as LDIFs? If so I would think they would be passed around.
>> In the old slapd.conf days I think you could rsync the directories
>> where the schemas live in all servers so they all matched or something
>> like that.
>>> Mark J. Reed <email@example.com>
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