LDAP search engines, Part 1, Use Perl and a regular-expression generator to search for and display LDAP database records

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Nathan Harrington

Date archived: January 4, 2017 | First published: February 20, 2007

Find out how to use Perl and a regular-expression generator to search and display records from your Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) database using simple keyword-type searches. Search and processes your LDAP data without knowing precisely which field the data is in or how it is formatted. Part 2 of this "LDAP search engines" series introduces scoring and metaphone suggestions to the code.

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