The LDAP Libraries for C enable you to write applications to access, manage, update, and search for information stored in Novell® eDirectory™ and other LDAP-aware directories.
LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol) is becoming an Internet standard for accessing directory information, allowing LDAP-enabled applications to access multiple directories. LDAP v3 supports such features as secure connections (through SSL and SASL), entry management, schema management, and LDAP controls and extensions for expanding the functionality of LDAP.
The LDAP Libraries for C are available for the following 32-bit platforms:
Windows* (NT*, 95, 98, 2000, XP, Vista)
Unix* (Solaris*, Linux*, AIX*, and HP-UX*)
The LDAP Libraries for C are available for the following 64-bit platforms:
This guide contains the following sections:
This guide is intended for C developers who desire to write applications to access, manage, update, and search for information stored in Novell eDirectory and other LDAP-aware directories.
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