Re: Do other LDAP server work with Oracle RDBMS as name resolution ??

From: sybrandb <>
Date: Wed, 12 Mar 2008 02:59:11 -0700 (PDT)
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On Mar 12, 10:28 am, wrote:
> Hi,
> I have been searching for a LDAP solution replacing our Onames name
> resolution today as 10g does not support Onames anymore.
> I know that Oracle have OID as the LDAP solution, but I think it is a
> expensive solution, just to have it for name resolution.
> But if Oracle RDBMS is LDAP compliant, would it then be possible to
> install fx. an open source LDAP and use this as a solution ??
> I have found one description on the web, that is should be possible,
> but the paper was not describing it in details to set it up.
> So my question if anybody have tried a LDAP solution not based on
> Oracle OID and make it work only to name resolution for Oracle
> databases ??
> Best regards
> Tom

Active directory should work.
There was a whitepaper on, but the author decided to tear the site down.

Sybrand Bakker
Senior Oracle DBA
Received on Wed Mar 12 2008 - 04:59:11 CDT

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