O'Reilly logo

LDAP Implementation Cookbook by Permana Widhiasta, Harri Stranden, Michel Melot, Heinz Johner

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

6.4. OS/400

In general, the LDAP DB2 server that runs on OS/400 supports the LDAP V2 protocol. The server supports referrals and is capable of replicating its information to other LDAP-capable servers. Replication is done using the LDAP protocol.

Similar to the LDAP server for OS/390, there is one difference between the OS/400 and AIX implementations worth noting. Directory entry data is stored in the DB2 backing store in so-called wire format. Thus, whatever information is stored into the directory will be returned as it was entered. However, in order to support attribute-based searching, character string data is converted to code page 37, which contains the IA5 character set supported by LDAP V2. During this conversion, any characters not ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required