Fwd: Early version of DAL-LDAP module

Vinayak Hegde hvinayak at novell.com
Fri Oct 28 11:49:05 GMT 2005

 following is the mail I sent to MIT about the DAL-LDAP module work.
Refer to the URL for the sources.


>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2005 at  5:02 pm, in message
<43625964.17E2.00F0.0 at novell.com>,
Vinayak Hegde wrote: 
> Hi,
>  We are almost ready with the DAL-LDAP module, except for 
> i) some more testing is pending.
> ii) need to work on the proper error handling (error messages)
> iii) try to build the sources on Windows.
> You can have a look at the kdb_ldap directory (kdb_ldap_oct26.tar.gz)
> LDAP configuration utility called kdb5_ldap_util, which is similar
> kdb5_util (kdb5_ldap_util.tar.gz) at the following URL and give your

> comments.
> http://forge.novell.com/modules/xfmod/project/?mit-krb-ldap
> Following are the newly added configuration options (db2 is default
> module):
>   --with-ldap=OPENLDAP    compile openldap backend module
>   --with-ldap=EDIRECTORY  compile eDirectory backend module
>   --without-ldap          don't compile openldap backend module
> We took August 17th trunk as the base and worked on it. Need to 
> merge it with the latest trunk.
> When submitting the patch, will move ldap module under 
> "src/modules/kdb" directory (as per the latest source).
> Your valuable comments are welcome..
> PS: So far, we have tested the code only on Linux. 
> Regards,
> Vinayak

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