Ldap-Group DN and the match "=~" check

Thibault Le Meur Thibault.LeMeur at supelec.fr
Mon Jul 17 16:39:33 CEST 2006

> > Am I missing something or is this setup impossible with 
> Ldap-Groups ?
> You are missing something.
> Ldap-Group is not a real attribute that's copied to the config items. 
> It's a "virtual" attribute. At runtime, the right-hand-side of the 
> comparison is searched for in the LDAP directory.

Ok, that was what I missed indeed. However, I haven't seen it in the
rlm_ldap doc file: your last paragraph is worth adding to this file I think

> There's no way to do what you want currently. Source code 
> changes and/or 
> clever use of the ldap xlat might do it (see doc/rlm_ldap)

Maybe... but is ldap xlat yet available in the "users" file ? As stated in
doc/rlm_ldap I thought it was only "hopefully shortly" available ?

Thanks a lot for your answer.

Thibault Le Meur

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