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From Yiannis Mavroukakis <imavrouka...@gameaccount.com>
Subject Re: [ApacheDS] Adding a security principal in an embedded context
Date Mon, 09 Feb 2009 15:15:48 GMT
You rock thanks :)

Emmanuel Lecharny wrote:
> Hi,
>
> On Mon, Feb 9, 2009 at 3:40 PM, Yiannis Mavroukakis
> <imavroukakis@gameaccount.com> wrote:
>   
>> Hello again :-)
>>
>> There might be a blindingly obvious answer to my question, but I'm having a
>> major senior moment and I can't see it myself..In an embedded configuration,
>> how does
>> one go about adding a user as the security principal? Is it a matter of
>> creating a cn with the details on startup or is there something a little
>> more involved here?
>>     
>
> The way it works is that you just have to define a user with a
> userPassword attribute set. Then the Bind operation will use this user
> DN to lookup into the entry, check that the passwords are equals, and
> grant you access to the data.
>
>   
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Yiannis.
>>
>>     
>
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