4.2 Directory-Only Mode Operation

The following diagram shows an example of the protocol in which both client and server are in directory-only mode.

Directory-only mode

Figure 4: Directory-only mode

The sequence is described in the following steps:

  1. The server exports the interface.

  2.  The server locator exports the name service entry to Active Directory. For more information, see section

  3. The client initiates a lookup by name.

  4. The client locator initiates a DS lookup and finds the name service entry. For more information, see section

  5. The client locator returns the lookup handle to the client process.