[ngw] 2 questions about GW2014 Admin console and LDAP
jgosney at genesco.com
Mon Apr 30 14:44:30 UTC 2018
We are about to make some changes to our LDAP in A/D and before we do
so, I wanted to clear up some confusion I have in configuring ldap in
the GW Admin console.
If I log into the Admin console, go to System and LDAP servers, we have
the following configured....
We have a Directory named Corporate-AD and beneath that, we have an
indented LDAP server named Corporate-AD2
Corporate-AD points to our primary LDAP server while Corporate-AD2
points to a secondary server.
Within Corporate-AD2, I see all our post offices assigned to it.
However, I don't see any way to assign post offices to the Corporate-AD.
So first question -- is this becuase the top-level directory object
points to all post offices by default? I see people hitting that server
for LDAP authentication so they are getting to it someway.
Second question --
It appears just by looking through the logs that the server that a user
uses to authenticate is A random pick. I don't see any pattern to why A
person gets sent to Corporate-AD or Corporate-AD2. Is it possible to
give a priority so that everyone would go to Corporate-AD and would only
be routed to AD2 if the primary was unavailable?
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