[Samba] Re: winbind with ldap backend permissions

Igor Belyi sambauser at katehok.ac93.org
Wed Oct 6 15:57:45 GMT 2004

Igor Belyi wrote:
> Thorsten Scherf wrote:
>> this works fine.
>> but what is the difference to "dn=(.*),ou=idmap,dc=example,dc=com"?
>> with my understanding of the ldap-access rules it should just be a 
>> performance issue, souldn't it?!
> I think the difference is that you forgot to add '.regexp' to your 
> access statement. It should have been:
> dn.regexp="(.*),ou=idmap,dc=example,dc=com"
> otherwise it was matching dn as it is without applying regular 
> expression rules.

Hm.. On the second reading of slapd.access it looks like regex is a 
default dnstyle... I'll try to experiment and see if I can comeup with 
the answer to the 'difference' question.


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