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From "Ross Rankin" <>
Subject RE: LDAP - newbee help
Date Thu, 01 Jul 2004 19:08:58 GMT

LDAP, Lightweight Directory Access Protocol, is a protocol that other
programs use to look up contact information from a server, such as Microsoft
Active Directory.  It is a service provided by a server, not a server.  An
LDAP server is a server that provides LDAP services...  The Microsft AD
service is LDAP-compatible.


-----Original Message-----
From: Kal Govindu [] 
Sent: Thursday, July 01, 2004 1:51 PM
To: Tomcat Users List (E-mail)
Subject: LDAP - newbee help

Hello all,

I am trying to setup tomcat 5 to authenticate against Microsoft Directory
Server through LDAP. I have found a very detailed document for tomcat 5 and
JNDI realm. One question before I go any further: Is LDAP server a server
that needs to be started separately from directory server? If so, where can
I get that?


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