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From Chad La Joie <laj...@itumi.biz>
Subject Re: Proper creation of partitions
Date Fri, 15 Oct 2010 16:33:21 GMT
Great.  Thanks.

On 10/15/10 12:22 PM, Guillaume Chanaud wrote:
> Le 15/10/2010 16:20, Chad La Joie a écrit :
>> I'm not quite sure I understand when I should create a partition.
>>
>> My end goal is to have two branches (ou=people,dc=example,dc=org and
>> ou=groups,dc=example,dc=org).
>>
>> My first thought was to create a single dc=example,dc=org partition.
>> Following the directions for adding a new partition[1], the next step
>> would be to add an appropriate context entry to the Root DSE. The
>> problem is that I'm not sure which object class to use for the entry.
>> dcObject seems like the natural choice since it contains the dc
>> attribute, but that object class is an auxiliary class. So what
>> structural class would I use?
>>
>> I took the above issue then as a warning that perhaps I wasn't
>> partitioning things in the way intended by the software. Should I
>> instead be creating two partitions, one for each branch? Or, asking it
>> another way, does the software assume one partition == one branch?
>> That would remove the issue with context entry since I could use
>> organizationalUnit as the object class.
>>
>> Thanks.
>>
>> [1]
>> http://directory.apache.org/apacheds/1.5/143-adding-your-own-partition-resp-suffix.html
>>
> Hi,
>
> you first thought is ok :) You just have to create one partition.
> Then you create your context entry for your Root DSE with
> objectClass : organization (structural)
> objectClass : dcObject (auxiliary)
>
>
> Hope it'll be ok
>
> Guillaume
>

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Chad La Joie
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