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Oracle Solaris Administration: Naming and Directory Services     Oracle Solaris 11 Information Library
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Part I About Naming and Directory Services

1.  Naming and Directory Services (Overview)

2.  Name Service Switch (Overview)

3.  Managing DNS (Tasks)

4.  Setting Up Oracle Solaris Active Directory Clients (Tasks)

Part II NIS Setup and Administration

5.  Network Information Service (Overview)

6.  Setting Up and Configuring NIS (Tasks)

7.  Administering NIS (Tasks)

8.  NIS Troubleshooting

Part III LDAP Naming Services

9.  Introduction to LDAP Naming Services (Overview)

10.  Planning Requirements for LDAP Naming Services (Tasks)

11.  Setting Up Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition With LDAP Clients (Tasks)

12.  Setting Up LDAP Clients (Tasks)

13.  LDAP Troubleshooting (Reference)

14.  LDAP Naming Service (Reference)

Blank Checklists for Configuring LDAP

LDAP Commands

General LDAP Tools

LDAP Tools Requiring LDAP Naming Services

Example pam_conf File Using the pam_ldap Module for Account Management

IETF Schemas for LDAP

RFC 2307bis Network Information Service Schema

Mail Alias Schema

Directory User Agent Profile (DUAProfile) Schema

Oracle Solaris Schemas

Projects Schema

Role-Based Access Control and Execution Profile Schema

Internet Print Protocol Information for LDAP

Internet Print Protocol Attributes

Internet Print Protocol ObjectClasses

Printer Attributes

Sun Printer ObjectClasses

Generic Directory Server Requirements for LDAP

Default Filters Used by LDAP Naming Services

15.  Transitioning From NIS to LDAP (Tasks)



LDAP Commands

There are two sets of LDAP-related commands in the Oracle Solaris system. One set is the general LDAP tools, which do not require the client to be configured with LDAP naming services. The second set uses the common LDAP configuration on the client and can run on clients that are configured with or without the LDAP naming service.

General LDAP Tools

LDAP command line tools support a common set of options, including authentication and bind parameters. The following tools support a common text-based format for representing directory information called the LDAP Data Interchange Format (LDIF). These commands can be used to manipulate directory entries directly.

LDAP Tools Requiring LDAP Naming Services

Table 14-3 LDAP Tools

Used to create entries in LDAP containers from the corresponding /etc files. This tool allows populating the directory from files. For example, it reads /etc/passwd format file and populates passwd entries in the directory.
Used to list contents of various services from the directory.
Used to set up Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition to serve LDAP naming service clients.