> This patch for libpq allows you to enter an LDAP URL in
> The URL will be queried and the resulting string(s) parsed for
> keyword = value connection options.
> The idea is to have connection information stored centrally on an LDAP
> server rather than on the client machine.

I forgot to mention that there was a brief discussion about this on

My implementation follows the idea from

I thought it would be good to have some real code as a basis for
further discussion whether this is a desirable feature or not.

I felt somewhat encouraged because PostgreSQL already has a
dependency on OpenLDAP since
and I do not have to introduce a new dependency.

Laurenz Albe

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