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Swamy Nathan
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Joined: May 16, 2004
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I am about to get my feet wet with LDAP coding in Java.

Has anyone used the Directory Server SDK by Netscape for LDAP. It lloks like a good tool. My fear is that it has not been updated in what looks like a long while.

Otherwise using JNDI and java if one wants to do all the same things without using the SDK is that possible?
suekar meredilko
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Joined: Mar 27, 2006
Posts: 153
Yes, JNDI package of java provides all the required apis to browse, save, authenticate, query ldap. Quite comprehensive and generic.
Mattias Arthursson
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Joined: Jul 26, 2004
Posts: 90
Also, there's an open source helper framework, LdapTemplate that encapsulates the details of Java JNDI/LDAP and lets you focus on the important stuff.


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