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Re: Issue when injecting a new AttributeTypes in OpenLdap
On 4/12/11 10:08 AM, Hallvard B Furuseth wrote:
No, you can't if you want to use the syntax for
AttributeType/OvjecClass. You have to use a specific LDIF format, and
this is the key we were discussing with some peeps : how to modify
schema for existing Ldap server in a portable way (more specifically, it
would be useful in Apache Directory Studio).
Ok, get it. It would be cool (tm) that OpenLDAP accepts direct
modifications of the schema through LDAP requests.
Eh? You can, that's why cn=config exists. Just set up some DN to
have write access to it. Normally a rootdn for database config.
Of course, using a LDIF format with olcXXX AT is working, but it's non
As I said, it would be very cool if OpenLDAP were allowing the schema
modification through direct LDAP modify request on cn=subschema... (of
course, ths has many implication : saving the data into cn=schema, make
the server switch the schema internally without restarting it, etc, etc...)
Not a piece of cake !