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From Emmanuel Venisse <emmanuel.veni...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: LDAP integration feedback
Date Wed, 04 Mar 2009 15:21:06 GMT
Thanks Julien,
I rapidly look at it and it seems to be good. I'll try to find few minutes
in next days to test it with my ldap.

Emmanuel

On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 3:18 PM, Henry, Julien <julien.henry@capgemini.com>wrote:

> Hi Emmanuel,
>
> I've fixed the memory issue with big LDAP. Please review my patch and give
> me feedback.
>
> I've opened an issue: http://jira.codehaus.org/browse/REDBACK-197
> And the patch is: redback-ldap-limit-attributes.patch
>
> The second patch was a try to implement UserQuery in order to filter using
> LDAP query.
>
> The first patch is very small and I hope it will be included in next
> Continuum/Archiva release. The second one is a bigger change and may need
> additional work so I don't expect it to be included, but it may be used as a
> basis for additional work.
>
> Best regards,
>
> _________________________________________________________
>
> Julien HENRY / Capgemini SUD / Nice
> Consultant Technologie & Architecture
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>
> -----Message d'origine-----
> De : Emmanuel Venisse [mailto:emmanuel.venisse@gmail.com]
> Envoyé : mercredi 25 février 2009 07:04
> À : users@continuum.apache.org
> Cc : Deneux, Christophe
> Objet : Re: LDAP integration feedback
>
> Your help is welcome (documentation improvement and/or patches)
>
> About pagination, it isn't possible with LDAP, but we can limit the result
> to 100 and allow users to change the limit.
>
> Yes, Archiva works in a similar way because it use th same framework
> (Redback).
>
> Emmanuel
>
> On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 5:41 PM, Henry, Julien
> <julien.henry@capgemini.com>wrote:
>
> >  Hi Continuum users and devs,
> >
> >
> >
> > I would like to share my experimentations regarding Continuum (and I
> > suppose Archiva works the same) integration with a corporate LDAP (Active
> > Directory in my case).
> >
> >
> >
> > After following [1], authentication seemed to work fine.
> > redback.default.admin was able to administrate Continuum, and any other
> user
> > from the AD was able to login and was considered as guest. There is no
> more
> > "register" link, only "authenticate".
> >
> >
> >
> > My next test was to try adding some roles to users. After logging in with
> > my admin account, I tried to click on "Users" menu. But after a very long
> > time (timeout?) the page appears without any user. Even trying to filter
> on
> > a specific user name returned no result.
> >
> >
> >
> > The reason seemed to be that my company LDAP was too big. After changing
> > configuration to a small subdirectory of the LDAP (with less than 100
> > users), it worked as expected.
> >
> >
> >
> > I'm currently testing with Continuum 1.3.1 and I would like to know if
> any
> > progress was done concerning LDAP integration? If not I would like to
> know
> > what I can do to help. The possible improvements I can see are:
> >
> > -          improve the filter functionality to construct a dynamic LDAP
> > query instead of (I guess) retrieving the whole LDAP then filtering in
> > memory
> >
> > -          improve the user screen by limiting the number of results from
> > LDAP query (I don't know if pagination is possible with LDAP)
> >
> >
> >
> > Best regards,
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > [1] http://redback.codehaus.org/integration/ldap.html
> >
> >
> >
> > _________________________________________________________
> >
> > Julien HENRY / *Capgemini SUD **/* Nice
> > Consultant Technologie & Architecture
> > Tel : + 33 4 93 72 41 56 / Fax : + 33 4 93 21 02 95 / www.capgemini.com
> > Porte de l'Arénas - Entrée B | 455 Promenade des Anglais | 06200 Nice
> > *Together. Free your energies*
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