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From: Paul de Vrieze <pauldv@g.o>
Subject: Re: OpenLDAP docs (was: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't?)
Date: Thu, 7 Oct 2004 14:40:59 +0200
On Thursday 07 October 2004 12:51, Tim Weber wrote:
> I don't know why documentation stuff gets removed from the website
> anyway. Even if the docs are bad, it's better than to have none at all.
>  That's why I'd propose an official documentation wiki, but that's
> another thread. Concerning the LDAP HOWTO and docs, the problem I had
> with all of them was that there were no docs around which told me for
> example how to organize my tree, or which are the most commonly used
> objectClasses.  You know, all guides explain to you how to set up the
> software, all tell you that there is a tree and stuff, but none tells
> you how you should use it.

Which was exactly the issue I was pointing at. Setting up openldap is not 
hard. Actually using it usefully is. How do I put my address book in 
ldap? How do I use ldap for authentication. How do I use ldap for 
centralised administration.

Paul

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Gentoo Developer
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What "just works" and what doesn't?
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