Re: How to setup LDAP

From: Jared Still <>
Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2008 16:00:48 -0800
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> 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.

If it is just for database authentication, it's a simple entry in sqlnet.ora .

> Most of search directs me to OID. I am not sure I need to use OID. Do we
> need license to use LDAP?

You can use OID for database authentication without any extra licensing fees.

See the Oracle Software Investment Guide for details.  (sorry, you'll have to google for that yourself)

Jared Still
Certifiable Oracle DBA and Part Time Perl Evangelist

Received on Fri Jan 11 2008 - 18:00:48 CST

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