Table of Contents


  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to PowerExchange
  3. DBMOVER Configuration File
  4. Netport Jobs
  5. PowerExchange Message Logs and Destination Overrides
  6. SMF Statistics Logging and Reporting
  7. PowerExchange Security
  8. Secure Sockets Layer Support
  9. PowerExchange Alternative Network Security
  10. PowerExchange Nonrelational SQL
  11. DTLDESCRIBE Metadata
  12. PowerExchange Globalization
  13. Using the PowerExchange ODBC Drivers
  14. PowerExchange Datatypes and Conversion Matrix
  15. Appendix A: DTL__CAPXTIMESTAMP Time Stamps
  16. Appendix B: PowerExchange Glossary

LDAP_HOST Statement

LDAP_HOST Statement

The LDAP_HOST statement defines TCP/IP host details for an LDAP server that PowerExchange might use for user validation. To configure LDAP for failover, define multiple LDAP_HOST statements.
If you specify LDAP as the third parameter of the SECURITY statement, include at least one LDAP_HOST statement in the DBMOVER configuration file. You can include up to 32 LDAP_HOST statements. If you include multiple LDAP_HOST statements, PowerExchange uses the first available LDAP server, based on the order in which the LDAP_HOST statements occur in the DBMOVER configuration file.
Linux, UNIX, and Windows
Required. TCP/IP host name or IP address of an LDAP server that is listening on the port specified in the
parameter or LDAP_PORT statement.
Optional. TCP/IP port on which the LDAP server that is specified in the
parameter is listening. Valid values are from 1 through 65535. If you do not specify the
value, PowerExchange uses the value specified in the LDAP_PORT statement. If you do not specify the LDAP_PORT statement either, PowerExchange uses the default of 389.
  • If you specify multiple LDAP_HOST statements, PowerExchange checks for the first available LDAP server each time a PowerExchange user requires LDAP authentication. If a failed LDAP server becomes available later, it will be included in the checking again automatically.
  • Order LDAP_HOST statements in the DBMOVER configuration file to reflect how you prioritize your LDAP servers for PowerExchange authentication use.


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