Re: How to setup LDAP
Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2008 18:19:40 -0500
At the time I was researching similar subject the way I've found is could be done was:
- deploy OID + Single Sign On (expect to pay $$$ for license because you'll be slapped with Advance Security Option cost for each database you have to configure with OID)
- deploy provisioning from corporate LDAP to OID. There are bunch of adapters to do that. I didn't finish this completely because of lost interest due to budgeting constraints
Unfortunately Oracle has no interest to support 3rd party LDAP servers out of the box for user authentication....
On 1/11/08, Mayen.Shah_at_lazard.com <Mayen.Shah_at_lazard.com> wrote:
> Hello Everyone,
> I have :
> DB version 188.8.131.52 and 10.2.0.3
> DB Platform Solaris 8, 9 & 10
> We have database username/password authentication with some security via
> Our management has decided to have all authentication done through
> (existing) LDAP. Please forgive my ignorance, but I do not have any idea how
> to set/test in test environment.
> Most of search directs me to OID. I am not sure I need to use OID. Do we
> need license to use LDAP?
> Any documents/pointers are greatly appreciated.