Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) for reading and editing directories over an IP network

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Get an object by its objectGUID using ldapsearch

If I have the objectGUID attribute as returned by the ldapsearch command, how can I search the whole directory for an object with that objectGUID? For example, if I search a user getting its ...
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Expose Windows LDAP address book on the internet

I need to expose Active Directory, or at least the address book functions on the internet for some mail clients and other devices. The standard response is to simply not or vpn in, however VPN isn't ...
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SquidGuard and Active Directory groups

I'm configuring a Linux proxy with Squid and SquidGuard to filter Internet traffic. I know how to authenticate users against Active Directory in Squid, and then how to filter access for users using ...
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Updating the $PATH for running an command through SSH with LDAP user account

I am setting up a Mac OSX 1.6 server to host Git repositories. As such we need to push commits to the server through SSH. The server has only an admin account and uses a user list from a LDAP server. ...
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Private key authentication with pam_ldap

I'd like to set up pam_ldap on some of our servers so that we can centrally manage who has access to which server, and easily revoke access if e.g. someone leaves the company. I've done some research ...
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Use Apache authentication + authorization to control access to Subversion subdirectories

I have a single SVN repo at /var/svn/ with a few subdirectories. Staff must be able to access the top-level directory and all subdirectories within it, but I want to restrict access to subdirectories ...
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Where is the plugins directory for Turnkey Trac?

I setup a Turnkey Trac virtual machine and am trying to set up the LdapPlugin to use use authentication through a local Active Directory. I tried using easy_install ...
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Configuring OpenLDAP and SSL

I am having trouble trying to connect to a secure OpenLDAP server which I have set up. On running my LDAP client code java -Djavax.net.debug=ssl LDAPConnector I get the following exception trace ...
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Setting Mercurial with Active Directory authentication and authorisation

I am evaluating the possibilities of moving my organisation to Mercurial, however I am stumbling on two basic requirements which I can't find proper pointers to. How do I set up Mercurial's central ...
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FTP in DMZ, TCP Ports for LDAP Auth

szenario: (outside)---(ASA5510)---(inside) ->Windows2008 DC .....................(dmz) ..........->Win2008 FTP Server Which Ports do I need to open from DMZ->Inside that FTP Users can ...
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Override LDAP shell

I have a LDAP server and a predefined shell (bash) set in it. But there are some machine on which I want a different shell to be used whenever user login to that instead of the shell stored in LDAP. ...
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Using LDAP as auth method for git repositories

I want to convince my boss that we should be using git for version control. He says, that it absolutely must authenticate users through our central LDAP server. I looked at the various solutions ...
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Can My Personal GMail Query A Remote LDAP Server?

I have a personal GMail account, from which I frequently send e-mail to a great many various users of a specific business. The corporation has been kind enough to provide me with the credentials to ...
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TLS (STARTTLS) Failure After 10.6 Upgrade to Open Directory Master

Environment: Mac OS X 10.6.3 install/import of a MacOS X 10.5.8 Open Directory Master server. After that upgrade, LDAP+TLS fails on our MacOS X 10.5, 10.6, CentOS, Debian, and FreeBSD clients ...
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Get-QADComputer -LdapFilter & NOT operator

I'm having issues excluding an OU from my LDAP filter $DaysAgo = (Get-Date).AddDays(-31) $ft = $DaysAgo.ToFileTime() Get-QADComputer -SizeLimit 0 -IncludeAllProperties -SearchRoot ...
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Listing group members using ldapsearch

Our corporate LDAP directory is housed on a Snow Leopard Server Open Directory setup. I'm trying to use the ldapsearch tool to export an .ldif file to import into another external LDAP server to ...
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ldap not properly resolving host

I just changed the IP address of my (openldap) ldap server and despite DNS propagating, ldap still isn't resolving the new address correctly. When I run "host myserver.com" the proper ip address is ...
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How can I figure out my LDAP connection string?

We're on a corporate network thats running active directory and we'd like to test out some LDAP stuff (active directory membership provider, actually) and so far, none of us can figure out what our ...
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LDAP Authentication woes

I have a local OpenLDAP server with a couple of users. I'm using it for development purposes, here's the ldif: #Top level - the organization dn: dc=site, dc=com dc: site description: My Organization ...
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concrete uses of LDAP?

im new to LDAP. i wonder what are some concrete examples of using LDAP. things that are MUCH more easier to do when you got 3-7 linux computers in a small company network. one use that is very ...
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Active Directory LDAP and user issues (using apache2 for svn access)

I currently have a setup where I work that lets users use their active directory domain logins and passwords to authenticate and authorize access to Subversion. Currently I need to allow application ...
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PhpLdapAdmin - How to disable a user/uid?

Using PhpLdapAdmin, how do you disable/lock a user/uid so that it can't be used to login to anything on the network that uses LDAP?
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Super user in LDAP?

I am running 10 Linux machines that is doing different types of work. The machines are configured to use LDAP authentication so when one user is configured in slapd he can login on all the machines. ...
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where can I find list of builtin objectClasses and attributes for OpenLDAP?

where can I find the list of built-in objectClasses and attributes the OpenLDAP server ships with?
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XServe won't let me log in

After a power-failure, my Xserve won't let me log in on the login screen. I can still SSH into the box and access its other services, but the login box just shakes when I write either a local username ...
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LDAP NTLM interop

Our company uses NTLM to authenticate users. But there are a bunch of softwares with LDAP authentication support. So, is there a way to setup an LDAP server (preferably under WinNT), which can ...
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AdPrep logs show an LDAP error

What I am trying to do is transition our domain from Server 2003 Enterprise x32 to Server 2008 R2 Enterprise x64. Here is what I have done thus far. The 2003 server is a physical machine, the 2008 ...
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What's the appropriate way to upgrade Apache in RHEL?

The version of Apache shipped in RHEL 5.4 is very old. A feature I need only shipped recently. It seems Apache upstream only ships tarballs, and omits binary packages. Obviously I could build from ...
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How to set CA cert file for LDAP backend server in smbpasswd configuration

I am having a problem with smbpasswd, an LDAP backend server and SSL/TLS certificates. The client machine that I run smbpasswd on is a Debian Etch machine, and the Ldap server is Sun DS running on ...
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Same password for apache and samba with ldap?

I am experimenting with LDAP. As I see it, apache uses the Unix password field to get the credentials and samba the field that is specific for samba. I just use the LDAP server for a single server, ...
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Dealing with LDAP failure when using it for PAM/NSS?

I use a redundant pair of OpenLDAP servers for PAM auth and directory services via NSS. It's been 100% reliable so far, but nothing runs flawlessly forever. What steps should I take now so I have a ...
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recommendation on good LDAP training, preferably with concentrating on OpenLDAP [closed]

I need to bring in someone to train my team with the usage of LDAP. Any objective recommendations on a company/freelance that gives such a service? in the USA/dc
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VPN Router + LDAP/RADIUS?

I need a VPN-capable router, preferably with a web interface, that should be able to authenticate against my LDAP server which is behind the router. I'm utterly unable to configure that setup for the ...
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LDAP (slapd) creating users with access to specific trees

I am setting up a CentOS server with Virtualmin and Postfix, and I am trying to use LDAP to store unix users, groups, Postfix aliases and virtual domains. I am following the instructions from Webmin's ...
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Configure ApacheDS 1.5 with accessControlEnabled=true for authenticated access

I need to set up an apacheDS instance. I am using standalone 1.5.5 on Linux. I have removed the example partition and added two of my own, each with their own suffixes. I have imported LDIFs for ...
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Active Directory or Mac configuration. Where to look?

I m a student at a university. There is a computer lab which has Mac computers. There is citrix account which is kinda VPN to school network. There is putty in citrix applications. When i use putty ...
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How to handle nested groups in LDAP

I am total LDAP newbie and I am just researching if I can use it for my next project or better stay away from it. The project will depend heavily on the concept of nested groups and I frequently need ...
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LDAP Connection String for Python-LDAP

I'm using Windows SBS 2008, and am creating an internal webapp and would like to authenticate with my LDAP server. What is the best method for determining what connection string I should use? I'm ...
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What Defines an AD Object as “Inactive”

I am going to be using some DSQUERY/DSMOVE scripts to clean up my AD Domin. One option is to move inactive objects to a OU that has restrictive GPOs applied to it. Something like: DSQUERY computer ...
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How many nodes/records can I have at the top level of an OpenLdap server

I have installed openLdap. Created one top record/node and some others below that. Can I create another top record? I am trying to achieve the same effect of creating several DBs on one sql server (or ...
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Active Directory and Apple's Workgroup Manager

I thought I'd share my experiences here. I work for a small business with only ~20 users. I wanted the ability to use managed client preferences to assign things like the software update server. ...
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Free calendar server? [closed]

I am looking for free calendar server who can authenticate to LDAP server. I want our users to use thunderbird lightning with calendar server. We have mail server with devcot and squirlmail for ...
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Central Authentication For Windows, Linux, Network Devices

I'm trying to find a way to centralize user management & authentication for a large collection of Windows & Linux Servers, including network devices (Cisco, HP, Juniper). Options include ...
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Snow Leopard Hangs when Using OpenLDAP on Linux for Authentication

We have a new iMac on Snow Leopard authenticating against an OpenLDAP directory. Homes are on (automounted) NFSv3 (Linux, kernel-server). NFS seems to work pretty well (if a bit slow, but we don't ...
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Switching to LDAP over SSL for Active Directory

On our active directory server, I would like to enable LDAP over SSL as per this: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/321051. I am wondering, once this is set up, will LDAP still be listening on the ...
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Securing userPassword access with OpenLDAP in RHEL

I have set up an OpenLDAP server on RHEL 5.4, and am configuring other servers to authenticate against it. I have both ldap with StartTLS and ldaps configured and working. On my client machines, my ...
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Why won't my Apache ldap authentication work (Password Mismatch)?

I think I have my .conf file settings correct, but it seems that I can't validate my password. I know the password is correct because I've logged in with it. Looking at the Apache logs, it looks as ...
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apache auth: combination of LDAP and htpasswd

We're using Apache with mod_svn to serve the subversion repo. Apache is hooked to an LDAP server so all users can use their domain passwords. For the build machine to be able to checkout, I want to ...
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ldap ldif how to add

Having this initialization ldif dn: dc=localhost,dc=localdomain changetype: add objectclass: dcObject objectclass: organization o: My Example dc: localhost dn: cn=Manager,dc=localhost,dc=localdomain ...
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Can I get AD to authenticate via another LDAP server?

I need to set up an AD. The larger organisation I'm in has its own LDAP service which handles authentication and some other details. I would like to get AD to use that LDAP info just for ...