In a fresh OpenLDAP Install on debian 6 (or ubuntu 12.04) I would like to switch from modern cn=config style of configuration to traditional slapd.conf configuration. I have heard that it is possible, but so far I have not found a description/howto/tutorial. How can I do this, or where can I look?
Ok, found out myself. Beware that I did this on a fresh install, so no harm of dataloss. If you do this on a production system, make sure you can roll back :)
So, on debian 6 you can do this:
Further configuration might be nessassary, but this gives you a system that you can configure via traditional slapd.conf