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From "Wayne Johnson" <wjohn...@mqsoftware.com>
Subject RE: Administrative Password
Date Fri, 13 Jul 2007 20:00:57 GMT
I guess we were hoping to install the stock build.  At this point we're 2 weeks from shipping
and I'd like to keep the changes to a minimum.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: chris.custine@gmail.com 
> [mailto:chris.custine@gmail.com]On Behalf
> Of Chris Custine
> Sent: Friday, July 13, 2007 2:58 PM
> To: users@directory.apache.org
> Subject: Re: Administrative Password
> 
> 
> If you are doing your own build, you could modify 
> PartitionNexus.java:64 and
> modify the ADMIN_PASSWORD constant to match your new password in your
> server.xml.  This will result in a change to the default 
> password.  There
> may also be other options to generate the default partition 
> with a different
> admin password via some of our maven plugins...  Maybe 
> someone else has more
> info for you.
> 
> Chris
> 
>  On 7/13/07, Wayne Johnson <wjohnson@mqsoftware.com > wrote:
> >
> > We embedding Apache-DS into our product for use as a A&A server.  We
> > probably don't want to ship it with the default 
> Administrator.  We install
> > several default users into the database using an ldif file 
> and move all the
> > administrative functions to these.
> >
> > I have some question as to our options about what to do 
> with the default
> > administrative userid.
> >
> > The docs indicate that the proper way to install is to 
> start the server,
> > let the system set up the default partition with the password from
> > server.xml, change the password with a GUI or command line 
> utility, then
> > change the value in server.xml and restart the server.
> >
> > We feel this would be a bit too complicated for our users.  
> Are there any
> > alternatives?  I tried changing the userid and/or password 
> before the
> > initial startup and it crashes.  Can we totaly delete this userid?
> >
> > Wayne Johnson
> > Senior Software Engineer
> > MQSoftware, Inc.
> > 1660 S Highway 100
> > Minneapolis, MN 55416
> > (952) 345-8628
> >
> >
> >
> 
> 

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