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Re: Concerns with OLC (cn=config) for editing schema, ACLs, and deleting entries

Michael Ströder wrote:
Howard Chu wrote:
The OpenLDAP Project is only concerned with implementing the low level
functionality. If you want a GUI, ask the Apache Directory Studio folks.

But back-config's schema has a very high influence.

The question is why it's so much easier for GUI clients to directly support
tweaking cn=config or similar configuration entries of other directory servers?

Is it easier? File ITSs on the obvious problem areas then. AFAIK all other directory servers with LDAP-enabled configuration still intend for you to use their custom client for configuration.

  -- Howard Chu
  CTO, Symas Corp.           http://www.symas.com
  Director, Highland Sun     http://highlandsun.com/hyc/
  Chief Architect, OpenLDAP  http://www.openldap.org/project/