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SAP Portal Matching substrings of usernames

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By: geoffc

April 18, 2014 11:17 am

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NetIQ has a number of drivers meant to support the SAP Platform of applications. If you are getting started in this, I will warn you that SAP is probably the most complicated driver you will ever work on. Fun, but complicated. I have written a fair bit about the SAP drivers, (there are many SAP …

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SecureLogin SYNCADAM-plus



By: tcalderone

April 17, 2014 11:43 am

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Overview: When implementing SecureLogin with ADAM or ADLDS (for this doc it will be referred to as ADAM) each user is required to have a Userproxy object with the exact same DN and Sid in ADAM as the users has in the domain. SecureLogin provides the utility syncadam.cmd that creates these objects in ADAM. Each …

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Walking through the Office 365 IDM driver – Part 4

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By: geoffc

April 10, 2014 12:17 pm

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This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Walking through the Office 365 IDM driver

Here’s part 4 of Geoffrey Carman’s series on Walking through the Office 365 IDM driver. In this article, you’ll learn about the configuration settings.

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Using the Generic File Driver in Identity Manager (IDM) with XML Input files



By: ab

April 7, 2014 11:36 am

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I recently attended an online IDM User Group meeting about the products created by another member of the IDM community; his name is Stefaan Van Cauwenberge and one of his creations is known as the Generic File Driver. This new shim provides the same kind of functionality as the Delimited Text shim from NetIQ, but …

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Error with DB Tables in User Application

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By: geoffc

April 2, 2014 4:35 pm

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With the release of the User Application, starting I guess with IDM 3.0 or so, and its evolution to its current state, there is a fair bit of stuff going on with it, that can be complex to troubleshoot. Lots of new features have been added, lots of legacy features that are probably not commonly …

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Fixing Designer’s default Remote Loader Prompt Stylesheet

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By: lhaeger

April 1, 2014 3:09 pm

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A while ago I reported a bug in the Remote Loader Prompt Stylesheet, where additional remote loader parameter (other than hostname, port and kmo) will not be picked up properly during a package update if the kmo parameter is not used. This is a common scenario (actually considered “best practice” in my book) when using …

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eDirectory Quirks: /etc/init.d/ndsd and the instances.0 file



By: ab

March 26, 2014 2:44 pm

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Earlier this week I stumbled upon this because of some sloppy editing of an instances.0 file, which is the file on Linux/Unix which tells eDirectory of all of the possible instances owned by the ‘root’, aka UID 0, user. The file is held under /etc/opt/novell/eDirectory/conf/.edir/ (or under $NDSBASE/etc/opt/novell/eDirectory/conf/.edir/ for those running a non-root install under …

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Walking through the Office 365 IDM driver – Part 3

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By: geoffc

March 26, 2014 12:17 pm

Reads: 139

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Walking through the Office 365 IDM driver

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Walking through the Office 365 IDM driverIn part one of this series I walked through some of the configuration, Packages, and GCVs used in the Office 365 IDM driver. In part two of this series I walked through more of the GCVs and looked at …

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WordPress SSO with NetIQ Access Manager



By: Scott Weber

March 24, 2014 11:18 am

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WordPress is a web software that can be utilized to create beautiful websites and blogs. With over 77 million sites and roughly 60% of the market share when it comes to Content Management Systems, WordPress is most definitely a force to be reckoned with. When creating a website at the Enterprise or Corporate level, it’s …

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Getting started with the Permission Collection and Reconciliation Service



By: Aleksandar Mujadin

March 18, 2014 12:34 pm

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Here are some notes I took during my attempt to install the Permission Collection and Reconciliation Service (PCRS) on a new AD driver at a client.

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