On 12/27/2012 03:26 PM, Orion Poplawski wrote:
Has any work been done towards supporting Apple OS X ldap schema in
seems like this is the latest OpenLDAP schema for Apple:
Does anyone know of tools that would populate the various apple specific
entries like apple-generateduid?
One of the things pushing me down this road is that with Mountain Lion,
apparently accessing certain System Prefences would crash if the user didn't
have a "GeneratedUID" attribute. See this for details:
This highlights the crazy balkanization with LDAP that drives me bonkers. So
the idea of every user having a UUID (which is what GeneratedUID is) seems
like a reasonable idea and might be useful in general for all users. But we
end up with an "apple-user" schema with an "apple-generateduid"
will clearly be apple specific.
Apparently there is an RFC for an "entryUUID" attribute:
Which seems like an interesting idea. Did this get anywhere?
Apparently there is an opends plugin:
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