On Wed, 7 Feb 2001, Paul Jakma wrote:
> The LDAP server could either be a frontend to a MySQL database, or the
> LDAP directory could be the authorative source for aliases/etc.. and
> you could have nightly jobs to sync between the 2.
and openldap 2.0 even has a ldap-sql backend intended specifically to
allow ldap to expose a part of an existing DB.
(although a full LDAP export of an SQL db would be a very bad idea.)
Be enough to do what you want for any LDAP aware MTA, plus you're
insulated from MTA hacking.
Maintained by the ILUG website team. The aim of Linux.ie is to
support and help commercial and private users of Linux in Ireland. You can
display ILUG news in your own webpages, read backend
information to find out how. Networking services kindly provided by HEAnet, server kindly donated by
Dell. Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds,
used with permission. No penguins were harmed in the production or maintenance
of this highly praised website. Looking for the
Indian Linux Users' Group? Try here. If you've read all this and aren't a lawyer: you should be!