How to add LDAP Root DN / Directory Manager access control

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  • How to add RootDN / Directory Manager access control for IP addresses, DNS domain, hostname, time in Red Hat Directory Server?
  • The RootDN Access Control Plug-In MUST be enabled on all Red Hat Directory Servers for managing access permissions for the Directory Manager user. Access MUST be restricted based on IP, Domain, Subnet and/or Hostnames
    Time-based restrictions SHOULD be enabled based on Directory Manager usage criteria.


  • Red Hat Directory Server 11
    • works with RHEL IdM, but this is not a supported feature as of 2022-01

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