<quote who="Tony Earnshaw">
Howard Chu wrote:
>> I'd guess that the passage you quote (and it _is_ correct) was written
>> for a future version of OpenLDAP. For us, simply being able to change
>> olcLogLevel on the fly with gq's 'point 'n click' has been one
> Where are you getting this "one or two" stuff? Everything can be set
> dynamically. All means all.
Ok, it can all be changed. For cn=config I often use GQ, since that's a
handy tool, to change olcLogLevel on running servers. But changing the
order of olc Access, for example, isn't easily accomplished (this has
been discussed before) and all on the fly changes are lost the next time
the daemon is restarted (assuming a valid slapd.conf and other included
No changes should be lost if you started and restarted slapd with -F slapd.d/
If you started with a slapd.conf, changes only work until the next
restart, where slapd reads only from slapd.conf and ignores slapd.d
I should have written that it's not a practical solution at
> The original poster obviously missed the point that the *LDAP*
> configuration engine is driven by *LDAP*. I.e., changes are accomplished
> using ldapmodify, not by editing any files.
Possibly, he didn't make that clear.
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