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How to Setup OpenLDAP for Beehive Access? (Doc ID 787708.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2021

Applies to:

Beehive - Version 1.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
*** Checked for relevance on 19-Dec-2011 ***


Purpose

Additional hints how to setup openLDAP with Beehive 1.4, 1.5 and 2.0

In case of Beehive 1.2 / 1.3 use <Note 565457.1> instead. 

Scope

openLDAP is supported from Beehive 1.4 onwards, here are few additional hints and known pitfalls
This note describes the basics for openLDAP connectivity, ensure to go through following note as well for additional information:
<NOTE 1060767.1> Beehive and openLDAP - Additional Attributes and Hints

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In this Document
Purpose
Scope
Details
 
 Adding the LDAP profile into Beehive
 
 Configuring Beehive to use LDAP authentication instead of local UDS authentication type
 Activate Configuration
 OpenLDAP modifications
 Initial Preparation of the (BDB) Database for openLDAP
 Initial load of users into Beehive
 Testing Authentication
 Synchronizing modifications later on
 Group considerations
 ObjectClass Considerations
 Multiple Domain Considerations
 Re-wiring of Users
 Adding addressbook entries in openLDAP
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