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Re: [grouper-users] ldappc for grouper v1.1

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  • From: Tom Zeller <>
  • To: Martin Feller <>
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  • Subject: Re: [grouper-users] ldappc for grouper v1.1
  • Date: Tue, 1 Feb 2011 15:37:35 -0600
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Versions of ldappc prior to 1.5 have bugs which may be undesirable for you.

Is upgrading Grouper possible ? Upgrading from 1.1 will require
changes to your database. For 1.6, Chris has an Atlassian connector :

Documentation for "old" versions of ldappc are here :

It is probably possible to write an ldappcng plugin for Grouper version 1.1.


On Tue, Feb 1, 2011 at 3:27 PM, Martin Feller
> Ok, I found this in the documentation archives for v1.1:
> "With the 1.0 release, Grouper includes an XML import and export tool that
> can be used for episodic or
> periodic provisioning of group info to other contexts. The GrouperShell can
> likewise be used to load and
> retrieve group information. But there is as yet no near-real-time
> "provisioning connector" that can update
> LDAP directories or other run-time security infrastructure services. This
> is perhaps the leading need of the
> Grouper Project at this time. But several early adopter universities have
> this need, and we expect to net
> at least one provisioning connector or other run-time interface (eg,
> perhaps a web services interface) for
> Grouper as a product of their efforts."
> That seems to tell me that the LDAPPC didn't exist in that version. Is that
> correct?
> Does anybody see a way to get the data into LDAP with existing tools?
> Thanks!
> Martin
> On 2/1/11 3:16 PM, Martin Feller wrote:
>> Hi,
>> We have grouper running under the hood of a GridGrouper service here. The
>> grouper version used by GridGrouper is 1.1.
>> We try to provision the grouper data to LDAP so that it can be consumed by
>> crowd (Atlassian).
>> Does the LDAP provisioning connector exist for that version of grouper, or
>> was it added later?
>> If it exists, are there by chance still any doc pointers for that version?
>> Or can I use a later version of the LDAPPC (say 1.5+), or is there a
>> mismatch with the underlying grouper database schema?
>> Thanks,
>> -Martin

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