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How to make LDAP authentication case insensitive in Jazz repository

Technote (FAQ)


How can you make LDAP authentication case insensitive in the Jazz repository for IBM Rational Team Concert?


Jazz repository credentials information is case sensitive while information in LDAP might be case insensitive. Sometimes it may be required to use case insensitive authentication in Jazz repository.


In order to turn on case insensitive authentication:

  1. Log in to the Jazz server Web UI as an administrator
  2. Go to the Advanced Properties section:

  3. Change "Use case insensitive user ID matching" property to true:

  4. Restart the Jazz server

Leverage the Jazz Community

Jazz and Rational Team Concert have an active community that can provide you with additional resources. Browse and contribute to the User forums, contribute to the Team Blog and review the Team wiki.
Refer to technote 1319600 for details and links.

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Document information

More support for: Rational Team Concert

Software version:,

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1414023

Modified date: 08 December 2009

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