LDAP Training

LDAP Online Training

LDAP – Overview

  • A brief History of LDAP
  • LDAP Overview
  • LDAP vs. Database
  • LDAP Usage Summary
  • LDAP Data (Object) Model
  • Object Tree Structure
  • Attributes
  • Object Classes
  • Describing the Tree and Adding Data
  • Navigating the Tree (DNs and RDNs)
  • LDAP Replication and Referrals
  • Referrals
  • Replication

LDAP Schemas, Object Classes and Attributes

  • LDAP Stuff Overview
  • Schemas
  • Object Classes
  • Attributes
  • Matching Rules
  • LDAP Operational Attributes and Objects

Get Something Running

  • LDAP Installation
  • LDAP Installation
  • Open LDAP on UNIX and Windows
  • Apache DS on UNIX and Windows

Open LDAP Sample Configurations

  • Simple Directory
  • Designing the DIT
  • Select the STRUCTURAL object Class
  • Slapd.conf File
  • LDIF File
  • Loading the LDIF
  • Adding New Entries using LDIF
  • Modifying Entries using LDIF
  • Just Fooling Around
  • Securing the Directory
  • Security Policy
  • Adding Groups
  • ACL slapd.conf Access Definitions
  • Testing the ACL

Expanded Hierarchy

  • Requirement
  • Implementation
  • LDIF
  • ACL slapd.conf Access Definitions
  • Testing the ACL
  • Creating & Adding Objects
  • Requirement
  • Implementation
  • Attribute Definitions
  • Object Class & Schema Definition
  • ACL slapd.conf Access Definitions
  • LDIF
  • Testing the Changes
  • Single Sign On
  • Referral and Replication

Configuration Files

  • Slapd.conf Overview
  • Using OLC (cn=config)

OLC (cn=config) Overview

  • Converting from slapd.conf to OLC (cn=config)
  • OLC (cn=config) Layout
  • Using OLC (cn=config) (Read, Modify)
  • OLC (cn=config) General Notes
  • Add/Delete Schemas using OLC (cn=config)
  • Add/Delete ACPs/ACLs using OLC (cn=config)
  • Add/Delete Modules using OLC (cn=config)
  • Add/Delete Databases using OLC (cn=config)
  • List of Directives (OLC (cn=config) and slapd.conf)
  • Global Section Directives (OLC (cn=config) and slapd.conf)
  • TLS Directives (OLC (cn=config) and slapd.conf)
  • Backend Section Directives (OLC (cn=config) and slapd.conf)
  • Database Section Directives (OLC (cn=config) and slapd.conf)
  • Overlay Directives (OLC (cn=config) and slapd.conf)
  • ldap.conf Directives
  • Apache DS Configuration

Replication and Referrals

  • Replication and Referral Overview
  • Replication
  • Open LDAP Replication
  • Open LDAP slurpd Style Replication
  • Open LDAP slurpd Replication Errors
  • Open LDAP sysncrepl Style Replication
  • Open LDAP sysncrepl Refresh Only
  • Open LDAP sysncrepl Refresh and Persist
  • Open LDAP sysncrepl Multi-Master
  • Open LDAP sysncrepl Access Logs and Delta-sync
  • ApacheDS Replication
  • Synching DIT before surpd Replication
  • Synching DIT before syncrepl Replication
  • Referrals
  • Referral Chaining

Reference

LDIF and DSML

  • LDIF Overview
  • LDIF Format & Directives
  • LDIF File Format
  • LDIF Terminology and Line Types
  • LDIF Sample
  • LDIF Directives
  • add Directive
  • attribute name Directives
  • change type Directives
  • control Directives
  • delete Directives
  • delete oldrdn Directives
  • dn Directives
  • newrdn Directives
  • newsuperior Directives
  • objectclass Directives
  • Replaces Directives
  • Version Directives
  • LDIF Handling Binary (including Passwords)
  • LDIF Importing Files
  • LDIF Samples
  • DSML

LDAP Functional Model

  • LDAP URL

LDAP API

Open LDAP Operations

  • Open LDAP How Tos
  • Configuring Multiple DITs in Open LDAP
  • Configuring Referrals in Open LDAP
  • Configuring Referral chaining in Open LDAP
  • Configuring slurpd style replication in Open LDAP
  • Configuring syncrepl style replication in Open LDAP
  • Configuring delta synchronization (syncrepl) in Open LDAP
  • Configuring and using cn=config in Open LDAP
  • Notes about running/initializing Open LDAP
  • Notes about overlays in Open LDAP (or when is an overlay an overlay)
  • Open LDAP converting to OLC (cn=config)
  • Using OLC (cn=config)
  • Configuring Groups of Users in Open LDAP

Open LDAP Trouble Shooting & Errors

Open LDAP Performance

LDAP Tools

  • Open LDAP Tools
  • ldapadd – add LDIF entries to an LDAP directory
  • ldapauth – add LDIF entries to an LDAP directory
  • ldapdelete – delete LDAP entries
  • ldapmodify – modify existing LDAP entries
  • ldapmodrdn – modify an LDAP entry’s DN
  • ldappasswd – modify an entry’s password
  • ldapsearch – search LDAP entries
  • ldapwhoami – perform an LDAP Who Am I operation of a server
  • slapacl – verify access to attributes by inspecting the configuration of a DIT
  • slapadd – add LDAP entries to a database – STOP SLAPD FIRST
  • slapauth – verify SASL data against a DIT
  • slapcat – export an LDIF from an LDAP database – STOP SLAPD FIRST
  • slapdn – verify a DN against a DIT configuration
  • Slapindex – re-index an LDAP database – STOP SLAPD FIRST
  • Slappasswd – generate password
  • Slaptest – verify a slapd.conf file or a cn=config directory (slapd.d)

LDAP Browsers

  • LDAP Browser/Editor – some notes on usage

Apache DS Tools

  • Apache DS Tools – tools and Utilities

LDAP Security

  • Open LDAP Security Overview
  • Open LDAP TLS/SSL Configured

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