crdb directory agent can update PMDF
crdb databases such as the PMDF alias database, reverse
database, directory databases, or general database. A single such
directory agent can update multiple PMDF
crdb directory agent is a PMDF channel, and hence
must be added to the PMDF configuration like any other channel. For
instance, if the system on which the PMDF
agent runs is called example.com, then you could configure the PMDF
crdb directory agent by adding the line
sync_db_local single DB-DAEMON
The master channel will be run automatically, just as for any other master channel.
In addition, there are a few options that need to be set in the channel
PMDF_TABLE:sync_db_local_option. (OpenVMS) or
/pmdf/table/sync_db_local_option (unix) or
C:\pmdf\table\sync_db_local_option (NT). These options
DIRECTORY_MASTER (RFC 822 address)This specifies the e-mail address of the person to receive exception reports from the directory agent.
SECRET (string)This specifies the shared secret for verifying and constructing signatures.