This article is describes how to use the plug-ins installed in 389 Directory Server. We will use the Distributed Numeric Assignment plug-in, a plug-in that automatically assigns unique uid numbers to new user entries as they are created, as an example.
Launching the 389 Management Console
1. From a terminal window, type in 389-console
. This will launch the 389 Management Console Login
the directory manager password
The values above assumes you have used the default values.
2. Click the + sign corresponding to your server. Next, click the + sign corresponding to Server Group
and click Directory Server
. Finally, click the Open
button in the Directory Server
3. Click the Configuration
Configuring 389 Directory Server Plug-ins
1. Click the + sign corressponding to Plug-ins
2. Click the Distributed Numeric Assignment Plugin
3. Check Enable plug-in
and click the Save
4. Click Ok
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Posted on 2/15/2009 and last updated on 11/6/2009
Filed under 389 Directory Server