Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 442324
Package openldap overlays
Last modified: 2009-01-20 15:53:10 EST
Description of problem:
We distribute openldap-server package as bare LDAP server, without any overlays.
The overlays would allow wide variety of additional functionality to directory
- synchronize passwords stored in dictionary with Samba
- implement server-side password policy
- LDAP proxy caching
- audit logging
- serialize concurrent writes
etc., see http://www.openldap.org/faq/index.cgi?file=1169 for full list and
description what an overlay is.
We already have request for the first two overlays (bugs #248549, #329441 and
#370411) and the other overlays are very useful too.
I want to package the overlays as separate package, openldap-servers-overlays.
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inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
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