OpenLDAP Software is a free, open source implementation of the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) developed by the OpenLDAP Project. LDAP is a platform-independent protocol for querying and modifying data using directory services running over TCP/IP.

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Migration of LDAP and GOsa-config to new server

I have a running LDAP-server (using Ubuntu 12.04) with GOsa installed on it. Is there a way to migrate the whole database including the GOsa-config to a new server (Ubuntu 14.04)? I tried exporting ...
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OpenLDAP Multiple Directory Manager Accounts / Groups

So the documentation sucks and the interwebs hasn't produced the answers I am looking for. Hopefully somebody here has some wisdom to unleash... I recently built an OpenLDAP server for Linux ...
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How to disable anonymous read on OpenLDAP using cn=config [duplicate]

I am a newbie with openldap 2.4 and I need to restrict read access to anonymous. Actually, if someone write ldapsearch -x -H ldap://myipaddrr he can see all entries of my HDB database. How can I ...
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LDAP: Segmentation fault

I have this error when I use ldapsearch: Segmentation fault I've removed and reinstalled openldap and openldap-servers and after that, throws me this error. /var/log/messages: ldapsearch[20232]: ...
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Slaptest for slapd.conf fails due to an invalid path

I have just installed Openldap on Xubuntu. The slapd daemon is working and I can easily stop and start it. Nevertheless when I run a test for the configuration file slapd.conf as follows: slapdtest ...
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OpenLDAP memberOf attribute is not updated after group update

I have an OpenLDAP setup on Debian 7.1, (OpenLDAP 2.4.31), and I am trying to set up the memberof overlay. My configuration is just like I have read at lots of sites throughout the internet, however, ...
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LDAP change user pass on client

I am trying to allow ldap users to change their password on client machines. I have tried pam every which way I can think of /etc/ldap.conf & /etc/pam_ldap.conf, as well. At this point I'm stuck. ...
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Can't install new database in OpenLDAP 2.4 with BDB on Debian

I'm trying to install an openldap server (slapd) on a Debian EC2 instance. I have followed all the instructions I can find, and am using the recommended slapd-config approach to configuration. It all ...
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ldapsearch result: Can't contact LDAP server (-1)

Anyone knows which the problem? I installed LDAP: yum -y install openldap-servers and then checked is the installation work well starting slapd service and doing ldapsearch like this: ldapsearch ...
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500 Internal Server Error: Which is the issue? [on hold]

I've configured openldap in my server and also installed and configured mod_ldap but the server throws me a 500 Internal Server Error if I introduce right or bad user. I don't know if it's a bad ...
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LDAP uniqueMember attribute not recognised in linux

I have an LDAP group with a groupOfUniqueNames objectclass and and an auxiliary posixGroup objectclass. When I use the memberUid attribute the values (members of group) are recognised in linux. But ...
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Bugzilla LDAP authentication broke after admin pw change - CentOS

Hey everyone I'm having an issue trying to get bugzilla authentication working again. I have looked all over and cant seem to find this anywhere. I am running bugzilla on a centOS server and over the ...
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LDAP user authentication on CentOS 7: Permission denied

I configured LDAP on CentOs 7 and now I'm trying to configure external user authentication. Browsing I found this: https://www.centos.org/docs/5/html/Deployment_Guide-en-US/s1-ldap-pam.html that is ...
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LDAP: getent passwd don't show my recent user addition

I don't know why getent don't show my recently LDAP user addition. ldif file: dn: uid=user1,ou=People,dc=example,dc=com uid: user1 cn: user1 objectClass: account objectClass: posixAccount ...
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How to modify rootPW without edit .ldif manually but with ldap command tools in openldap?

I know if I want to change cn=config backend configuration, I shoud have my rootDN and rootPW set. But if I want to set my rootDN and rootPW, I need write previlege first. I think I run into endless ...
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How to add a new root suffix entry in openldap?

I try to add new root suffix in openldap following this guide Creating_and_Maintaining_Suffixes, but I got the error : ldap_add: Invalid syntax (21) additional info: objectclass: value #2 invalid ...
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How do I use Openfire with OpenLDAP and ldap.clientSideSorting?

The system log on my Openfire + OpenLDAP installation is getting flooded with this message: slap_global_control: unrecognized control: 1.2.840.113556.1.4.473 This means that Openfire wants OpenLDAP ...
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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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Samba 4 OpenLDAP authentication issue

What I've done so far Installed DHCP server and bind9 for the local network of clients (the server should act as a gateway) built Samba4 from source with bind9_dlz as dns backend installed OpenLDAP ...
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Mac OS X 10.9 Server authentication using OpenLDAP not working

I have a Debian server that is running OpenLDAP version 2.4.31, and now I am trying to connect my Mac OS X 10.9 Server, so that I can authenticate existing LDAP users. I successfully connected them ...
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Single Sign On Solution

I'm trying to come up with a single sign on solution for a small team. I've got four applications: dokuwiki redmine svn owncloud All of these I was told by folks support LDAP, and that it was ...
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LDAP+SAMBA login issues

i'm on a clean Ubuntu 13.10 install and i've just installed and configured openldap+samba while i'm trying to configure a domain controller plus user shares. In order to ease ldap management i've also ...
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OpenLDAP default configuration file is `/etc/ldap/slapd.d` rather than `/etc/ldap/slapd.conf`

My openldap (version 2.4.31) makes directory /etc/ldap/slapd.d as its default configuration files rather than /etc/ldap/slapd.conf as the old version does. I found it becomes more complicated to ...
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How to change OpenLDAP core attributes

Specifically, I need to add ORDERING caseIgnoreOrderingMatch to the givenName and surname attributes. I had hoped there was some way to do this using ldapmodify but the following is not working for me ...
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CentOS openLDAP cert trust issues

# LDAPTLS_CACERTDIR=/etc/ssl/certs/ ldapwhoami -x -ZZ -H ldaps://ldap.domain.tld ldap_start_tls: Can't contact LDAP server (-1) additional info: TLS error -8172:Peer's certificate issuer has ...
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pam_check_host_attr not working properly

Disclaimer: I'm new to ldap, so hopefully I haven't done anything majorly wrong! Aim: To centralise user credentials and restrict client login to certain machines. I have a barebones openLDAP server ...
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ldap_add no such object (32) matched dn dc=domain dc=com

When im trying to import users to LDAP using this command: ldapadd -x -D "cn=Manager,dc=domain,dc=com" -W -f /etc/openldap/root.ldif I have this error: ldap_add no such object (32) ...
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postgresql LDAP authentication

I am trying to give an LDAP authentication to my postgresql database. Here is my pg_hba.conf config file local all all md5 local all postgres md5 host all all 0.0.0.0/0 ldap ...
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LDAP sync with Outlook

I have a task to research the possibilities of LDAP as a centralized Address Book. I have setup a openLDAP on Debian 5.07. I managed to search the LDAP contacts from MS Outlook 2007 (with some ...
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OpenLDAP check database

favorite I'm using now OpenLDAP server ( slapd ) to manage my authentication / authorization mechanism. I have an issue: something slapd process doesn't restart for error in database ( about some ...
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Openldap ACLs don't work

I have following structure: dc=th,dc=company,dc=com | |->dmc | |->dmc_customer_company I create a group to manage write access to dmc_customer_company. Groups, divide by ...
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ldapsearch throws me a login fail (invalid credentials (49))

I'm starting with LDAP and trying to configure all in this tutorial step by step: http://wiki.openiam.com/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=7635198 But when I'm in 10th step: ldapsearch -h localhost -D ...
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GitLab & OpenLDAP: Invalid credentials

I have two machines with CentOS 7.0 on each one. The first one is domain controller with OpenLDAP only. I configured OpenLDAP according this tutorial: ...
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Installation OpenLDAP on CentOS 7

I'm following this OpenLDAP step by step tutorial: http://www.server-world.info/en/note?os=CentOS_7&p=openldap&f=1 Important: I'm working on CentOS 7 But when in the first part I try to start ...
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OpenLDAP & SASL (DIGEST MD5) on Ubuntu 14.4

I have an existing ldap implementation that I would like to start enabling SASL. I don't really have a lot of experience with openldap/slapd and I'd like to be able to configure it using the current ...
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OpenLDAP TLS - test results in Bad file descriptor

I have set up an openldap server including tls on ubuntu 14.04 following this guide. While testing the connection, I get results that I can not find an explanation for. ldapsearch -xLLL -Z -W -D ...
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OpenLDAP data purged/whipped on Ubuntu server upgrade 12.04 to 14.04 LTS

I upgraded my Ubuntu server from 12.04 to 14.04 using standard do-release-upgrade. After upgrade I found that my OpenLDAP directory data is purged. This is an unexpected outcome of an upgrade. I ...
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OpenLDAP structure mulitple locations

I am new to OpenLDAP and I am a bit stuck with the structure. Everywhere I see examples like this: dc=our,dc=company,dc=com -ou=USERS -ou=GROUPS -ou=ROLES Our company has more geographical ...
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openldap deny rootdn from ip

I want to restrict access to my openldap by the rootdn user from some IP range In case the password of the rootdn user leaks, I don't want this user being useable everywhere where the ldap port is ...
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what is the simple Command to check password expiry time of an openldap user account

I am running openldap 2.3.43.el5 on RHEL 5.3 I am trying to find a simple command that will tell you when the password for an ldap user will expire, any help would be greatly appreciated.This would ...
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OpenLDAP pwdPolicySubentry for organizationalUnit

Can you set a pwdPolicySubentry for an organizationalUnit, so that all entries contained in that organizationalUnit follow that password policy?
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openldap make sure password does not contain username

Is there a way using openldap to ensure that a user's password does not contain their name or their username? I know that you can use the ppolicy overlay pwdCheckModule by writing a C function to do ...
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OpenLDAP syncrepl probblem with password policies

Recently I have been working to get slapd syncrepl working using an LDAP backend (push based replication). While I have had fantastic results with syncrepl doing pull based, the push based is killing ...
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Modifying OpenLDAP configuration using cn=config

I am really new to OpenLDAP. I am trying to view all the settings in cn=config and attempt to change the value of olcSizeLimit (http://www.openldap.org/doc/admin24/slapdconf2.html#cn=config) I try ...
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“ldap_start_tls: Can't Contact LDAP server (-1)” on Red Hat Linux 6.4

I have OpenLDAP working on a local development machine that is running Fedora 20. I was able to install it and get it working fine for my own local testing. I'm now trying to install OpenLDAP on a ...
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TLS from Radius for Wifi is rejected by Win7

We do have the following Setup at our company Synology RS812+ hosting LDAP, RADIUS, DNS (Version DSM 5.0-4458 Update 2) 2*Cisco Wifi APs WAP561 (Firmware 1.0.3.4) Cisco Router ISA500 (Firmware ...
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Difference between openldap 2.3 and 2.4

There is a difference between openldap 2.3 and 2.4 - specifically with ldapmodify... If no "changetype:" line is present, the default is "add" if the -a flag is set (or if the program was invoked as ...
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slapd wont start after system reboot. Possible BIND issue?

I know this might come across as a low-quality question; but nothing has been changed other than BIND settings which were reverted back (mind you, before restarting nothing was broken. The box can ...
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phpldapadmin: login as “root” admin user with UID

I have recently installed phpldapadmin on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Srv. In the the config.php I've modified the following parameter in order to enable simple user login: ...
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How do I authenticate with LDAP via the command line?

The LDAP server is hosted on Solaris. The client is CentOS. OpenLDAP/NSLCD/SSH authentication via LDAP work fine, but I am not able to use the ldapsearch commands to debug LDAP issues. [root@tst-01 ...