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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <>
Subject Re: Apache Directory now integrated
Date Sun, 28 Aug 2005 13:12:52 GMT
Cool!  Nice job.

On Aug 27, 2005, at 8:09 PM, Jeff Genender wrote:

> I have integrated the Apache Directory Server into Geronimo.  What  
> that means is Geronimo now comes with an LDAP server.
> It is initially "stopped".  You can start it with the console or  
> via the command line scripts ( for *nix or deploy.bat for  
> Windows):
> --user system --password manager start org/apache/ 
> geronimo/Directory
> It initially runs on port 1389, not the standard 389 because *nix  
> boxes will need to run as root to use this port.  The port is  
> configurable in the DirectoryGBean found in the directory-server- 
> plan.xml.
> It has an initial ou=system schema to start with and we can build  
> on a fairly sophisticated schema in time.
> This has some awesome implications for Geronimo in that we can  
> begin storing all sorts of configurations and system based  
> information in it.  There is a tremendous amount we can do with  
> this, including leveraging new security implementations, especially  
> single-signon.
> This is the first cut, and I have included a slew of attributes  
> that can be set on the GBean.  Of course there are more  
> configuration attributes I can this is only a start.
> Let the JIRA issues begin ;-)
> Jeff

Geir Magnusson Jr                                  +1-203-665-6437

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