Why does the automountd fail to resolve entries from LDAP using uppercase letters in their cn?
Last updated on JULY 29, 2016
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 8.0 to 11.2 [Release 8.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
If a LDAP client is configured to use objectClass and attributeMapping for automounter data in LDAP,
where the /var/ldap/ldap_client_file contains...
... , then the automountd daemon will fail to find LDAP entries that contain uppercase letters in the value
of their cn attribute.
This document is intended to explain how the automountd behaves in that configuration, why it behaves
like that, and how a solution can become implemented.
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