Product/Component Concerned : eDirectory / LDAP
Target Audience : Beginners
Platform : All (Demonstrated on Linux)
Using (N)DSTRACE is one of the usual debugging techniques in eDirectory. And you have a lot of options that can be used to get the debug trace messages. One of the options is LDAP that can be used to log the messages specific to any ldap operation.
By default, the LDAP option will log on only the error (critical and non-critical) messages. This article will help you to get the more debugging LDAP messages in the ndstrace by setting the LDAP screen options.
Setting the LDAP screen options can be done through the ‘ldapconfig’ utility (that gets installed with eDirectory) as follows:
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