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Alfresco 5.0 & LDAP Authentication

Introduction

If you have only one Alfresco server, then you might just use the in-built Alfresco authentication system, but if you have multiple Alfresco servers, and want to maintain only one list of users, then creating an LDAP server is a way to achieve this.  This tutorial describes how to install OpenLDAP on Ubuntu and then configure Alfresco 5.0 to use OpenLDAP as its authentication mechanism.
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