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From Emmanuel Lecharny <elecha...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Embedding ApacheDS using DirectoryServiceBean etc
Date Wed, 25 May 2011 09:31:10 GMT
On 5/25/11 11:21 AM, Alex Karasulu wrote:
> This is a good point (re: the value of doing substitutions) and something we
> should consider for our configuration in LDAP. Maybe not 1:1 but some like
> mechanism might have value for users like Richard.

Yeah, definitively. But a side project for that would be the best 
solution, I think.
> Best,
> Alex
>
> On Mon, May 23, 2011 at 1:39 PM, Richard Evans
> <richard.evans@datanomic.com>wrote:
>
>> I agree, the LDIF configuration is great.  The reason for persisting with
>> the XML approach is that I need to do Spring like property substation to set
>> ports, etc, as in:
>>
>>    <property name="transports">
>>       <list>
>>         <bean
>> class="org.apache.directory.server.protocol.shared.transport.TcpTransport"
>> ...   p:port="${apacheds.ldapport}"
>>
>> For a fully embedded server, dynamic configuration changes do not seem so
>> important.
>>
>> Richard
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Emmanuel Lecharny [mailto:elecharny@gmail.com]
>> Sent: 23 May 2011 11:36
>> To: Apache Directory Developers List
>> Subject: Re: Embedding ApacheDS using DirectoryServiceBean etc
>>
>> On 5/23/11 12:27 PM, Richard Evans wrote:
>>> OK, I'll have to rethink.  It's a bit disappointing since we've used XML
>> configuration for each of the other applications we embed - ActiveMQ, Apache
>> FTP server and Apache SSHD.
>>
>> There is a reason for such a (painful) switch : having a LDIF backed
>> configuration (Here, I should say a DIT based) allows us to dynamically
>> reconfigure the server, without having to stop and restart it. This is
>> incredibly useful.
>>
>> --
>> Regards,
>> Cordialement,
>> Emmanuel L├ęcharny
>> www.iktek.com
>>
>>


-- 
Regards,
Cordialement,
Emmanuel L├ęcharny
www.iktek.com


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