In order to connect to a remote LDAP directory server, the Sun OpenDS Standard Edition proxy needs to have the following two elements configured:
LDAP server extension
LDAP proxy workflow element
This topic covers all the administration tasks possible for a proxy LDAP workflow element and LDAP server extension once a Sun OpenDS Standard Edition proxy is installed.
The following examples describe how to configure the LDAP server extensions using the dsconfig command.
All the commands in the following procedures specify the proxy hostname (-h), the proxy admin port (-p), the bind DN (-D), and the bind password (-w). The following examples use the -X option to trust all certificates.