Deployment Example 1: Access Manager 7.0 Load Balancing, Distributed Authentication UI, and Session Failover

ProcedureTo Create a New Data Instance in Directory Server 2

  1. As a root user, log into host DirectoryServer–2.

    Set the X window display variable, and start the Directory Server console.

    # cd /var/opt/mps/serverroot/ 
    # export 
    # ./startconsole &
  2. Log in to the Directory Server 2 console using the following information:


    cn=Directory Manager



    Administration URL

  3. In the Directory Server console, under the Servers and Applications tab, expand the Server Administration domain list until you see Server Group item.

  4. Right-click on Server Group, and choose “Create an instance of Sun Directory Server.”

  5. In the Create New Instance dialog box, provide the following information:

    Server identifier:

    Enter am-config.

    Network port:

    Enter 1389.

    Base suffix:


    Directory Manager DN:

    Enter cn=Directory Manager


    For this example, enter d1rm4n4ger.

    Confirm Password:

    Enter the same password to confirm it.

    Server Runtime (UNIX) user ID:

    Enter root.

  6. Click OK, and then close the status window.

  7. Verify that the new Directory Server instance named am-config successfully starts up .

    1. As a root user, log into host DirectoryServer–2.

    2. Start the new data Directory Server instance.

      # cd /var/opt/mps/serverroot/slapd-am-config 
      # ./stop-slapd; ./start-slapd
    3. Use the tail command to monitor the Directory Server error log and see that the server starts up successfully.

      # tail —f logs/errors