Setting up OpenLDAP on Oracle Linux 8 for TNS Name Resolution

Sean D. Stuber has written a blog post on setting up OpenLDAP on Oracle Linux 8, which has removed the OpenLDAP server from its package repository. Although the post does discuss using OpenLDAP specifically for TNS name resolution in the Oracle relational database, most of it is fairly generic advice that could apply to a range of OpenLDAP installations.