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From "Alex Karasulu (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] Closed: (DIREVE-66) Automagically create ou=users under system
Date Sun, 31 Oct 2004 08:51:32 GMT
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Alex Karasulu closed DIREVE-66:

    Resolution: Fixed

Well its working like a champion now.  

> Automagically create ou=users under system
> ------------------------------------------
>          Key: DIREVE-66
>          URL:
>      Project: Directory Eve
>         Type: Task
>   Components: jndi-provider
>     Reporter: Alex Karasulu
>     Assignee: Alex Karasulu

> We need to start storing regular users as well as many other things like groups under
the ou=system context.  Let's start first by managing users under ou=users,ou=system.  This
container should automatically get created on the first db-creating bootstrap.  The admin
user at uid=admin,ou=system is very special.  This entry was not placed under ou=users,ou=system
on purpose.  Other administrative users can exist as ou=users subordinates however this user
is not there for security reasons.  First its clear what its for and secondly we don't want
someone searching for it under ou=users.  
> If we really want to an alias can be created in uid=admin,ou=users,ou=system to point
to uid=admin,ou=system.  However I recommend against this.

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