Page created: 22 Jul 2020 |
Page updated: 1 Feb 2021
Use the dsconfig tool to configure the LDAP external server
Type the host name or IP address for your Directory Proxy Server, or press Enter to
accept the default, localhost.
Directory Proxy Server host name or IP address [localhost]:
Type the number corresponding how you want to connect to the Directory Proxy Server, or press Enter to
accept the default, LDAP.
How do you want to connect? 1) LDAP 2) LDAP with SSL 3) LDAP with StartTLS
Type the port number for your Directory Proxy Server, or
press Enter to accept the default, 389.
Directory Proxy Server port number :
Type the administrator's bind DN or press Enter to
accept the default (cn=Directory Manager), and then type the password.
Administrator user bind DN [cn=Directory Manager]: Password for user 'cn=Directory Manager':
- In the Directory Proxy Server main menu, enter the number corresponding to Global Configuration. Then enter the number to view and edit the Global Configuration.
Enter the number associated with the location configuration property.
Enter choice [b]: 2
Specify a new location for this Directory Proxy Server instance, in this example the East
location. Operations involving communications with other servers may prefer
servers in the same location to ensure low-latency responses.
>>>> Configuring the 'location' property ... Do you want to modify the 'location' property? 1) Leave undefined 2) Change it to the location: East 3) Change it to the location: West 4) Create a new location b) back q) quit Enter choice [b]: 2
Enter f to finish the operation.
Enter choice [b]: f