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How to look up DB2 user authority (LDAP Plug-in)


If you are using the DB2 LDAP Plug-in on a Unix OS, you can use the ldapsearch utility to determine if users have the proper database authority. This is a quick cheatsheet with examples on how to use ldapsearch.

Problem with DB2 LDAP Plug-in


Summary: I believe that the IBM LDAP authentication plug-in version 1.2 for DB2 version 9 on Solaris 10 does not correctly failover to a new LDAP server on the IBMLDAPSecurity.ini file keyword LDAP_HOSTS when a prior server on the LDAP_HOSTS list becomes unresponsive.