Monthly Archives: August 2006

foxkb - foxpro kb article archive

in order to determine whether a user is a member of an active directory group (or a member of a group which is a member of the group) in a large directory, iteration through the members collection is too slow as each group can contain thousands of members: we need to be able to tell what groups are members of each group and recursively query those until we find a group the user is a member of.

there are various means of querying the active directory: the recommended way for clients like vfp is to use ado. the ado ad… Continue reading