Anyone configured Active Directory Auth to Oracle 11g?
Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2011 15:02:00 -0500
According to 11g docs, you can do the below but I'm obviously missing something since I don't know much about AD:
Creating a User Who Is Authorized by a Directory Service
You have the following options to specify users who are authorized by a directory service:
- Creating a Global User Who Has a Private Schema<http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/B28359_01/network.111/b28531/authentication.htm#CHDJJDFE>
- Creating Multiple Enterprise Users Who Share Schemas<http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/B28359_01/network.111/b28531/authentication.htm#CHDJHAIB>
Creating a Global User Who Has a Private Schema
The following statement shows the creation of a global user with a private schema, authenticated by SSL, and authorized by the enterprise directory service:
CREATE USER psmith IDENTIFIED GLOBALLY AS 'CN=psmith,OU=division1,O=oracle,C=US';
The string provided in the AS clause provides an identifier (distinguished name, or DN) meaningful to the enterprise directory.
In this case, psmith is a global user. But, the disadvantage here is that user psmith must then be created in every database that he must access, plus the directory.
What is O=oracle, and C=US? The CN and OU I understand I think it's fairly easy to find the AD toolkit...
Anyone mind helping me out?
Sr. Oracle DBA
Ingram Barge Company
Nashville, TN 37205
CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This e-mail and any attachments are confidential and may also be privileged. If you are not the named recipient, please notify the sender immediately and delete the contents of this message without disclosing the contents to anyone, using them for any purpose, or storing or copying the information on any medium.Received on Thu Oct 27 2011 - 15:02:00 CDT