[Samba] Suse Linux OpenExchange Server (Samba 2.2.5) and XP
awilliam at estate1.whitemice.org
Mon May 10 14:04:38 GMT 2004
> >Every day, we've had a Samba PDC with LDAP backed since 2.2.1a
> Be aware though, that SLOX has a slightly wierd LDAP layout, at least
> the version we tested here did. All the users were in the base of the
> LDAP tree. You'll also end up with machines in the LDAP root, assuming
> you didn't find a way to change the defaults of course. You shouldn't
> have any problems doing that, but things look a bit goofy compared to
> many other LDAP servers with things like ou=People, ou=Group.
We've faced this problem with a couple of packages (not SLOX, never used
it) that "demanded" Dit strucuture a certain way. It is rather trivial to
create a subordinate partition with back-meta that mirrors data from the
'real' sections of the Dit, and to use that subordinate as the base for
the grumpy package. So far it has always worked.
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