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Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (version 3) Replication Requirements (RFC3384)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000010097D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Oct-22
Document File: 32 page(s) / 67K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

E. Stokes: AUTHOR [+4]

Abstract

This document discusses the fundamental requirements for replication of data accessible via the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (version 3) (LDAPv3). It is intended to be a gathering place for general replication requirements needed to provide interoperability between informational directories.

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Network Working Group                                          E. Stokes

Request for Comments: 3384                                           IBM

Category: Informational                                        R. Weiser

                                                 Digital Signature Trust

                                                                R. Moats

                                                          Lemur Networks

                                                                R. Huber

                                                       AT&T Laboratories

                                                            October 2002

           Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (version 3)

                       Replication Requirements

Status of this Memo

   This memo provides information for the Internet community.  It does

   not specify an Internet standard of any kind.  Distribution of this

   memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2002).  All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

   This document discusses the fundamental requirements for replication

   of data accessible via the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol

   (version 3) (LDAPv3).  It is intended to be a gathering place for

   general replication requirements needed to provide interoperability

   between informational directories.

Table of Contents

   1    Introduction...................................................2

   2    Terminology....................................................3

   3    The Models.....................................................5

   4    Requirements...................................................7

   4.1  General........................................................7

   4.2  Model..........................................................8

   4.3  Protocol.......................................................9

   4.4  Schema........................................................10

   4.5  Single Master.................................................10

   4.6  Multi-Master..................................................11

   4.7  Administration and Management.................................11

   4.8  Security......................................................12

   5    Security Considerations.......................................13

   6    Acknowledgements..............................................13

Stokes, et. al.              Informational        ®..