eDirectory

Since eDirectory 8.8 was released Novell/NetIQ has provided the option to have multiple eDirectory instances on a single system, and to have these running either as ‘root’ or as a non-root user. There are benefits to both, but generally speaking it is a proven and best practice to run services as non-root users.

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Jun 17, 2015
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From time to time a hardware malfunction, network outage or simple a disaster can occur, so it is a very good idea to have a disaster recovery plan available and updated. This document describes the process of cloning an eDirectory box in a “Offline” fashion. It is very useful when you need to restore a previous eDirectory box that was lost for any reason.

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Welcome to the IQLdap Adapter Update 3 (version 0.8.0.0)! This update brings LDIF Operations features into the IQLdap adapter in the form of two activities for LDIF Export and LDIF Import. LDIF, LDAP Data Interchange Format is a standard defined by RFC 2849, which allows a set of LDAP objects to be represented in plain…

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Martin Cotter
Oct 23, 2014
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The Directory Cloner is a very powerful tool to selectively copy any object from a source to a target eDirectory.

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By: afuhrmann
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I recently got to work with the new (in 4.02) Bidirectional eDirectory driver on a project. As I went through that process I managed to grab a couple of error traces that I thought would be helpful to people, at the very least, showing up in a Google search, when troubleshooting. I have done these…

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By: geoffc
Sep 11, 2014
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Generate an LDIF to add users to an ldap group

By: tdharris
Sep 10, 2014
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Working with the new Driver for eDirectory I found some things, which are worth to talk about, since they are a kind of special. In my article Bidirectional Driver for eDirectory – Some hints and workarounds it was pointing out that the driver filter could cause some trouble. I want to stress what is to…

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tschloesser
Sep 8, 2014
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If you are going to call IDM via SOAP to create a new resource request, you should prepare a call like this one…

By: nsanson
Sep 3, 2014
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One of the new features introduced in IDM 4 was the bidirectional driver for eDirectory, which should ease the process of connecting a remote eDirectory-Tree to an IDM system. This article is written for those having a good understanding of the NetIQ IDM framework, but have not yet implemented this (new) driver. In this article…

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tschloesser
Aug 29, 2014
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Some of you may have struck the Certificates does not conform to algorithm constraints issue with Sentinel and been a bit confused by the original response of “A proper resolution is to use custom certificates on the logging applications that use strong encryption (key sizes of 1024 or more). Once all applications have been updated,…

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ScorpionSting
Aug 22, 2014
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