A Custom Menu Driven Script used for a couple of Clients.

Installing eDirectory on a Server for the First Time#

Creating a new server, wether it is to go into an existing tree or go into a "new" tree, the same process is done.

If this is a Solaris server, it may require a reboot if the /etc/system file was updated. Use the following commands to restart the server if needed:

  • sync
  • shutdown –i6 –g0 –y

At this point, the eDirectory software has been installed, but the server is not in a tree nor will it accept LDAP requests. Proceed to the proper section in this document to create a new tree, or insert this server into an existing tree.

Return to Main Build Script Menu

Then select either: or

More Information#

There might be more information for this subject on one of the following: