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Berkelay DB + Openldap : Program version doesn't match environment version

When I run : #slaptest it says "config file testing succeeded" If I run #slapd -f slapd.conf -d 256 I got: buildd@lamiak:/build/buildd/openldap-2.4.31/debian/build/servers/slapd ...
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Issues setting up a backup OpenLDAP server

I've been trying to replicate the OpenLDAP server we currently have, so that we can use it in the event the main server crashes. I was able to get the database transferred, as well as the TLS certs, ...
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OpenLDAP - ACL “set” notation not matching properly

I've got to set up an externally-anonymous accessible LDAP directory on an Ubuntu 12.04 Server, and I want to keep authentication and internal data in a different subtree. Example of the LDAP layout ...
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Why does this ldapadd command quit with an “Invalid syntax” error?

I'm very new to openldap but extremely well versed in the linux/unix environment. I'm trying to setup my very first test openldap environment using the guide here. I've also read most of the admin ...
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1answer
59 views

OpenLDAP Authentication in Mixed Enviroment

I am preparing to setup a small network with single sign on capability provided by and OpenLDAP server that runs on OpenBSD 5.3. Currently, I am able authenticate an Ubuntu 13.04 client against the ...
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1answer
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OpenLDAP Chain not found

When trying to add a Chain overlay to OpenLDAP 2.4.31 on Ubuntu or Debian, I get a 'overlay "chain" not found' in the syslog. Furthermore, the schemas required to configure the Chain overlay don't ...
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Working with OpenLDAP 2.4 LDIF config backend

In OpenLDAP 2.4, the configuration has been moved into an LDIF backend called cn=config. The OpenLDAP documentation says "you should never edit any of the LDIF files directly. Configuration changes ...
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Disable OpenLDAP replication

I set up openldap replication so that if my primary LDAP server were to die, I would have another LDAP server ready to use just in case. I used the directions on Ubuntu's site to set up the ...
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Is there any bad thing happens if I change /etc/ldap/slapd.d/cn=config.ldif manually?

Since 2.3, OpenLDAP uses a configuration engine called slapd-config. They said that use it make all LDAP configuration can be changed on fly. This is the header of /etc/ldap/slapd.d/cn=config.ldif: ...
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ubuntu lock screen unlock with old confidential ldap password [closed]

i have ldap server and ubuntu clients ,as they login is working perfectly and no problems at all , but when user change his password he also can login with the new password but he can't login with the ...
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ubuntu 12.10 openldap issue Invalid DN syntax (34)"

I'm following: https://help.ubuntu.com/12.10/serverguide/openldap-server.html and when I get to the part that says ldapsearch -x -LLL -H ldap:/// -b dc=example,dc=com dn I get: Invalid DN ...
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OpenLDAP Authentication UID vs CN issues

I'm having trouble authenticating services using uid for authentication, which I thought was the standard method for authentication on the user. So basically, my users are added in ldap like this: # ...
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Ubuntu - Installing OpenLDAP with meta?

I am trying to host an LDAP service that can help proxy between multiple LDAP servers. An example found here: http://blog.sejo.be/2010/01/8/openldap-en-3-ad-servers/ I thought I would give OpenLDAP a ...
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2answers
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Ubuntu 11.04 and OpenLDAP - where is the config?

I've been asked to setup a multimaster LDAP environment on Ubuntu 11.04 - instead of a single master server. I cloned the master server and recreated it into two VMs. I am trying to follow the ...
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ldap client failed to bind to ldap server

I have a windows ldap client setup and I have been able to connect to it using the gui ldap admin client. When I try to connect to it using my ubuntu 12.04 client I get the following error in my ...
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LDAP groups not always mapping, Ubuntu server 12.04

Ubuntu 12.04 server, AMD64, authentication via LDAP. I'm having trouble getting the LDAP groups to map to my user account when logging in, even though 'getent group' shows the correct set of groups ...
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1answer
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Setting up a Linux client for OpenLDAP over SSL

I'm trying to set up SSL with a server running OpenLDAP (and using OpenSSL, not GnuTLS). The server seems to be working fine: I can authenticate using ldap:// and can also use ldaps:// from Apache ...
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OpenLDAP - where is my slapd.conf?

I have installed OpenLDAP on Unbuntu 10.04. I wanted to configure my ldap but I can't find slapd.conf in /etc/ldap/ In this directory there is a ldap.conf but seems not to be the same. How can I ...
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Changing user passwords under Kerberos/LDAP

I've set up Kerberos/LDAP on Ubuntu 11.04 Server according to this guide. My client machines are auto-mounting NFS volumes from the server using krb5. All is good: Users can log in to any of the ...
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1answer
657 views

ldapadd with automatic support for replace if entry already exists

I've been doing some testing with ldapadd and ldapmodify and what I noticed is: -ldapadd will fail if the entry already exists: => hdb_tool_entry_put: txn_aborted! DB_KEYEXIST: Key/data pair ...
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Password expires 45 days even though 'Password Must Change' is set to 'never' (Samba+LDAP)

Since a few months ago Samba ask each of our users to change password at log on every 45 days (the default) and I have not been able to disable it. This setup had been running for 2 years before then ...
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1answer
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Is openldap fit for large production deployments?

For about 1 year we've been using openldap on ubuntu server 10.04LTS for authenticating about 20 IT users and everything has been running fine (the operations on the LDAP server were basically limited ...
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2answers
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Restoring openldap configuration from ldif file?

I am trying to restore my OpenLDAP server from an ldif file I made before it went horribly wrong. All of the websites I found talk about using slapadd but when I run slapadd -v -l ...
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OpenLdap synchronize home directory between client and server

I have recently setup Ubuntu ldap client authentication on karmic and lucid desktop clients and the ldap server is running on an 10.04 LTS server and this is the link I followed for client setup and ...
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1answer
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Implementing Domain login on 200 computers

WE have about 200 computers that are to be put under domain login on linux with a ubuntu server .(ie The users will login to the client systems using authentication information stored on a central ...
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3answers
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Active Directory and OpenLDAP synchronization

I have been digging holes on google to find out the best way to synchronize the user database between AD and OpenLDAP. What i want to achieve is, have user database in AD and then propagate these ...
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2answers
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Setting up OpenLDAP + slapo-translucent on Ubuntu 11.04

I'm trying to set up a local LDAP server with local entry customizations that lays on top of an existing LDAP directory that we provide (which is read-only). From what I'm seeing, it looks like ...
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1answer
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LDAP dying for unknown reasons

We're using LDAP as a backend user database for our drupal sites (drupal reads from/and writes to it). LDAP has been running fine for weeks but for some reason it justs stopped running today. I was ...
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1answer
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Persuading openldap to work with SSL on Ubuntu with cn=config

I simply cannot get this (TLS connection to openldap) to work and would appreciate some assistance. I have a working openldap server on ubuntu 10.04 LTS, it is configured to use cn=config and most of ...
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4answers
658 views

2 instances of LDAP on same server

I need to run 2 LDAP instances on the same ubuntu server which have the same structure (both writing to ou=People,dc=example,dc=org for instance) but have data which should remain separate. The 2 LDAP ...
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3answers
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LDAP Migration to new LDAP Server

I need to move my ldap server to a newer one. It is currently running on Ubuntu 7.04 server. Is there a way of backing up this server, installing a fresh openldap server on a newer Ubuntu 11.04 ...
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How do I use ldapdelete to delete an improperly set up olc database?

I've been walking through this tutorial and kept getting errors -- likely because I was typing it in manually -- so I retried, executing it after entering in # Load dynamic backend modules dn: ...
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1answer
906 views

Why am I getting a Ldap_bind: Invalid credentials (49) when adding a schema to ldap?

My first time trying to marry LDAP as a backend to Samba. I'm following the instructions at: this site and I'm stumbling when I get to the part 5 with the following error: "ldap_bind: Invalid ...
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1answer
641 views

Slappasswd output randomized

I was expecting slappasswd to produce a fixed hash but it appears that the output is randomized as I never get the same output for the same input password: $ slappasswd -s secret ...
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3answers
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Openldap installation on ubuntu server 10.04

I'm trying to install openldap on ubuntu server 10.04 following this article: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/OpenLDAPServer However sudo dpkg-reconfigure slapd is pretty useless as it only gives ...
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1answer
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LDAP installed, running, but can't connect remotely [Ubuntu 10.10]

I installed LDAP on my ubuntu 10.10 system, using the tutorial found here: https://help.ubuntu.com/10.10/serverguide/C/openldap-server.html Everything seems to be working well, when logged into the ...
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1answer
997 views

LDAP : Cannot resolve group *** to gid : not found

During the step User and Group Management in LDAP installation I wrote the following command sudo ldapadduser george example and got this error Cannot resolve group example to gid : not found
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Ubuntu server 10.10 OpenLDAP 2.4.23 gnutls 2.8.6 keep getting “TLS init def ctx failed: -1”

So I've read about the Debian/Ubuntu distros migrated to gnutls implementation for TLS/SSL. Fine with me, but I've spent the last week trying to configure OpanLDAP with TLS/SSL without success, keep ...
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1answer
183 views

openldap: grant global read access to a user

System: Ubuntu 10.10 OpenLDAP 2.4.23 I have a user that I want to give global read rights to. I used webmin to do so, but somehow that app corrupts the olcDatabase={1}hdb.ldif file, so I am looking ...
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957 views

LDAP System Authentication in Ubuntu

I'm having a bit of an issue with system authentication against LDAP in Ubuntu. The LDAP server is OpenLDAP on Ubuntu 10.10, and the client is Ubuntu 10.10 also. I've set up the client by following ...
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Probelm After Changing password in ubuntu

I am using ubuntu system which uses openldap for user login authentication. For changing my login password i used "$sudo passwd" and changed it. (of course the password given is same as old one). ...
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Setting up OpenLDAP for OpenSSO (OpenAM) under Ubuntu

I've got OpenAM (was OpenSSO) installed successfully and running in a Glassfish container. I also have OpenLDAP installed and working minimally. Now I'm trying to import an LDIF file of records from ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid) OpenLDAP invalid credentials issue

This won't be a question, but a solution to an infuriating problem on Ubuntu 10.04. If you tried to deploy an LDAP server using this distro following the tutorials below, you'll be on serious trouble. ...
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ubuntu - how to recreate slapd.conf

i overwrote initial slapd.conf, then removed slapd with "apt-get purge slapd", and reinstalled it. initial slapd.conf didn't reappear. what can i do to get it back? upd: i need the initial one, ...
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Ubuntu OS X LDAP Authentication

I just followed this guide on how to setup Ubuntu to authenticate with an Mac OS X 10.4 server. I followed the guide 100% and was left with the ability to see users by running getent passwd and ...
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Setting up RADIUS + LDAP for WPA2 on Ubuntu

I'm setting up a wireless network for ~150 users. In short, I'm looking for a guide to set RADIUS server to authenticate WPA2 against a LDAP. On Ubuntu. I got a working LDAP, but as it is not in ...
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Starting openLDAP

I work as a sysadmin in a company and i am required to Deploy openLDAP. I have read a lot of materials but i really can't figure out where to start. First about the company: Services: Email: every ...
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2answers
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OpenLDAP Invalid Credentials

I'm setting up an OpenLDAP server to authenticate users in a domain on Ubuntu 9.04. What's interesting/strange is that in the newest version of openldap for Ubuntu, the default is not to use the ...
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6answers
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Active Directory vs OpenLDAP

This is for a small company (12 developers) who haven't implemented any centralized user database - they've grown organically and just created accounts on computers as they needed. From a management ...