Erl LDAP server

Mickael Remond <>
Tue Aug 30 10:46:22 CEST 2005


Ulf Wiger (AL/EAB) wrote:
> Eranga Udesh wrote:
>>Uffe,
>>
>>Thanks for the pointers. I went through them already. Looks 
>>like there's no
>>already developed one, isn't it?
>>
>>- Eranga 
> 
> 
> Since I haven't used ELDAP myself, I should perhaps let
> someone else answer, but the best approach seems to me
> to be to add a server implementation to ELDAP. The client
> already has to do the encode/decode of messages, and since
> it's asn1, it's really only a matter of reversing the ops,
> isn't it?
> 
> Still, a bit of work remains. An LDAP server should probably
> be modeled as a behaviour with a callback model a la gen_server,
> which is responsible for the database access.

In my trial, I use eldap as a basis and this is a very good start.
The most time consuming part is flexible schema support (with 
inheritance) and validation.

-- 
Mickaël Rémond



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