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[GitHub] PaulAngus closed pull request #1: per domain ldap configs


PaulAngus closed pull request #1: per domain ldap configs
URL: https://github.com/apache/cloudstack-documentation/pull/1
 
 
   

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diff --git a/source/adminguide/accounts.rst b/source/adminguide/accounts.rst
index 3fbc97f..699ee15 100644
--- a/source/adminguide/accounts.rst
+++ b/source/adminguide/accounts.rst
@@ -279,15 +279,19 @@ or ApacheDS to authenticate CloudStack end-users. CloudStack will search
 the external LDAP directory tree starting at a specified base directory
 and gets user info such as first name, last name, email and username.
 
+Starting with CloudStack 4.11, an ldap connection per domain can be
+defined.
+
 To authenticate, username and password entered by the user are used.
 Cloudstack does a search for a user with the given username. If it
 exists, it does a bind request with DN and password.
 
 To set up LDAP authentication in CloudStack, call the CloudStack API
 command ``addLdapConfiguration`` and provide Hostname or IP address
-and listening port of the LDAP server. You could configure multiple
-servers as well. These are expected to be replicas. If one fails,
-the next one is used.
+and listening port of the LDAP server. Optionally a domain id can be
+given for the domain for which this LDP connection is valid. You could
+configure multiple servers as well. These are expected to be
+replicas. If one fails, the next one is used.
 
 The following global configurations should also be configured (the
 default values are for openldap)


 

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