Checking for Duplicate Usernames
Novell Cool Solutions: Trench
By Israel Forst
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Posted: 16 Jun 2003
DirXML expert Israel Forst wrote this tool to help him find duplicate user names that exist in a in different OU's of a tree.
You can download the free tool in the Cool Tools section at http://www.novell.com/coolsolutions/tools/1689.html
Usage is pretty straight forward. Copy the Jar file into a directory then type:
java -cp DupSeach.jar dupeFinder <host name> <login dn> <password> <search filter> <search Attribute> <output filename>
<host name> is the hostname or IP address of the LDAP server
<login dn> is a user with rights to browse the entire tree
<password> password of the user
<search filter> LDAP search filter, in case you want to search only users or something
<search Attribute> the attribute you want to search (CN or UID)
<output filename> the name of the file you want to write duplicates to
java -cp DupeSearch.jar dupeFinder fs1.Acme.com "cn=admin,o=Acme" secret "(objectclass=*)" CN "c:\temp\duplicates.txt"
You must have Clear Text Passwords enabled on your LDAP Server.
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