[horde] authenticate against multiple LDAP servers

Jan Schneider jan at horde.org
Tue Sep 23 11:52:55 UTC 2014

Zitat von Vilius Sumskas/LNK <vilius at lnk.lt>:

> Hi,
> I'm trying to setup Horde to authenticate against multiple LDAP server
> however I cannot find any information how to do this.
> Looking at the code it seems like Ldap.php expects an array of hostnames,
> however GUI doesn't allow me to enter PHP arrays and it doesn't save it as
> an array if I separate hosts with comma, e.g. "hostname1, hostname2".

This needs to be fixed in the configuration UI then, if multiple hosts  
are really working.

> I have specified an array of hostnames directly in conf.php, however as
> soon as one of the LDAP hosts goes down I have a >1 minute delay every
> time I click Horde GUI in any application.
> Have I did something wrong? Does Horde support multiple LDAP servers for
> authentication?

Well, I guess we somehow need to find out if a server went down. How,  
if not with a timeout?

Jan Schneider
The Horde Project

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