It is possible to configure Referrals (default ,smart and suffix referrals
Here PORT2 and LdapHost is the port number and hostname of server two to
which the server1 will be referring. This is the configuration of DEFAULT
> Tim Hartmann wrote:
>> I've got a question on referrals and proxy in RHDS. I'm in mid migration
>> from OpenLDAP and I ran into this stansa in the slapd.conf of the old
>> database ldap
>> suffix "cn=OracleContext,dc=school,dc=edu"
>> uri ldap://oidnames.sub.school.edu:8010/
>> >From what I understand this is a proxy to one of our sister
>> organizations LDAP servers (Sun Directory Server I think)
>> I've been trying to replicate this functionality in my RHDS
>> installation, and so far i've not been able to. I've tried default
>> referrals and that doesn't seem to work. I've tried to use smart
>> referrals, but that doesn't seem to be the right usage for smart
>> Will RHDS / FDS do LDAP proxying? Is there some other way that I should
>> set up referrals to allow this sort of functionality to work?
> Referrals might work, if all of your clients are smart enough to know
> how to follow them.
> I suggesting Chaining Database (aka Database Links) -
>> Thanks in advance for your help!