upgradednformat man page

upgradednformat — Directory Server script for upgrading the DN format

Synopsis

upgradednformat -n backendname -a database_directory [-Z serverID] [-N] [-h]

Description

Updates older-style DN syntaxes to RFC 4514-style DN syntaxes for migrated databases. This is usually needed after migrating from an older version of Directory Server. This script must be run while the server is stopped.

Options

A summary of options is included below:

-n Backend Name
The name of the LDBM database to reindex. Example: userRoot
-a Database directory
The full path to the database directory.
-Z Server Identifier
The server ID of the Directory Server instance. If there is only one instance on the system, this option can be skipped.
-N
Only checks whether any DNs in the database need to be updated.
-h
Display the usage.

Example

upgradednformat -n userRoot -a /var/lib/dirsrv/slapd-instance2/db -Z instance2

Diagnostics

Exit status is zero if no errors occur. Errors result in a non-zero exit status and a diagnostic message being written to standard error.

Author

upgradednformat was written by the 389 Project.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to https://fedorahosted.org/389/newticket.

Info

Mar 5, 2013