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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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 ...
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How can one force Open Directory server to provide its full certificate chain to connecting clients?

The Problem We've created an Open Directory master on OSX 10.10 Yosemite + Server.app v4: $ sudo slapconfig -createldapmasterandadmin admin Administrator 1000 Which generates a root CA, an ...
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How to enable DIGEST-MD5 SASL mechanism in Open Directory?

We've created an Open Directory master on OSX 10.10 Yosemite + Server.app v4: $ sudo slapconfig -createldapmasterandadmin admin Administrator 1000 But it doesn't support DIGEST-MD5: $ ldapsearch ...
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Unable to connect to server via LDAPS

I'm running OpenLDAP on an up-to-date Debian box. I'm trying to run a simple command: ldapsearch -x -h <<IP>>:636 -D cn=<<BASE DN>> -d1 and I get this output: ldap_create ...
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command line alternative to dpkg-reconfigure slapd

Is there a way to reconfigure slapd, providing all configuration options as command-line parameters/arguments? My goal is to be find an alternative to the interactive UI. Thank you
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LDAP fixed length string attribute

I'm building a LDAP schema for OpenLDAP in which one of the attributes is a numeric identifier that has a constant length (e.g. 10). I am using for it the numericString syntax ...
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Error 19 (0x13) replicating OpenLDAP using Syncrepl

I'm trying to get an OpenLDAP master to perform push-only replication to remote OpenLDAP consumers using the LDAP backend as a proxy. The master will be able to reach the slaves, but the slaves can't ...
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how do you set the admin password on openldap 2.4

I am getting started with openLdap 2.4 and am having a bit of trouble, all the examples I see seem to refer to previous versions which used the text config file slapd.conf but from what I see on ...
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Red Hat 6.6, OpenLDAP, ldaps not responding

I'm having a hard time migrating our openldap installation from Debian to RedHat. Two instances of openldap are running, they have the same configuration, except that one handles ldap: requests, and ...
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What is the maximum value for a gid in OpenLDAP

Our company has many individual sites that currently each have their own scheme for Linux authentication. We are looking at redesigning to have one unified scheme with the future plan of porting all ...
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Custom schema for OpenLDAP 2.4

I am new to OpenLDAP administration. My aim is to learn how to create custom schemas, and customize "my" directory server this way. I tried to add one optional attribute - ipPhone. Made a schema ...
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ApacheDS create new ldap base domain

I want to create and manage multiple ldap base domains(domain.com, example.net..) on a single Ubuntu server 14.04. I created my second domain(dc=example,dc=com) through olc method by ldapadd -Y ...
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Can't query AD using Kerberos from Linux host

ldapsearch -H <URL> -b <BASE> -s sub -D <USER> -x -w <PW> works fine kinit <USER>@<REALM> ldapsearch -H <URL> -b <BASE> -s sub fails with: text: ...
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Are there any ldap proxy servers that can supplement the results from the main ldap server? [closed]

We have a central ldap server that authenticates and provides authorization information about users in our institution. I am looking for a LDAP Proxy that supplement the central LDAP server to support ...
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What is SSHA-512? How can OpenLDAP support it?

I have two OpenLDAP directory servers. One is a standard Zimbra OpenLDAP server. Accounts are with passwords that are using SSHA-512 hash method. When I copy these accounts to a standard OpenLDAP ...
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Automounting home directories using LDAP in ArchLinux

I have managed to set up an OpenLDAP server that runs ArchLinux. I can now log in from the client (also ArchLinux) using the LDAP users. Now i want to mount the home directories over the network... I ...
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ldapsearch returns result, but getent does not

I am setting up a fresh CentOS 7 server to and need to setup LDAP authentication i.e. there already exists a server that authenticates users, which we use for other GNU/Linux servers. For instance, ...
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Apache HTTP Server LDAP authentication with netgroups

Is it possible to do a group authentication in Apache HTTP Server ("Require ldap-group") but instead of a normal (posix) ldap group to use a netgroup?
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openldap timeout causes server to slow down

Running into an issue with openldap I've never had much success to tackle. We run openldap on another machine on its own vlan. Now if that ldap server dies anything that accesses uid or gid seems to ...
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Chasing referrals in Ldap

I'm currently improving a program featuring an ldap integration. This ldap integration is currently not able to handle ldap referrals. I do understand, that i will gen entries back that will hold the ...
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LDAP passthrough authentication. testsaslauthd fails only with ldaps

I am trying to set up an OpenLDAP passthrough authentication to another server. When I do testsaslauthd with simple ldap:// the test works fine. When I try with ldaps:// it fails. ...
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SSH access to hosts groups based on user groups using LDAP

This is my entire test ldap database for now: # extended LDIF # # LDAPv3 # base <dc=ldap,dc=example,dc=com> (default) with scope subtree # filter: (objectclass=*) # requesting: ALL # # ...
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Get password policy information from LDAP Server

Is there a way to get the password policy information (password length, complexity etc) of a user from an OpenLDAP server? (with ldapsearch or some other way).
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adding VLV support to OpenLDAP 2.4.31

Apologize in advance - I am not an admin, so the question being asked might be trivial. Still, I am stuck. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated. I am trying to add Virtual List View support to ...
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moving openldap server from centos to ubuntu

I am trying to setup ldap server on my ubuntu 14.04. I had previous ldap server setup installed on CentOS 6 which uses flat-file configuration i.e slapd.conf method for ldap. I did take backup for my ...
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can't get “memberof” to work in my OpenLDAP config

I'm trying to set up OpenLDAP on a Debian 7.7 server. While basic auth seems to work, I can't get the "memberof" overlay to work. Being new to LDAP, all that memberof config seems overly complex to ...
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Openldap Master Slave configuration

I have a configuration with a Master and Slave 4. Provider and Consumer are identical CentOS release 6.5 rpm -qa | grep ldap openldap-clients-2.4.23-34.el6_5.1.x86_64 ...
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OpenLDAP 2.4 pass-through SASL configuration

I am having a hard time configuring pass-through on LDAP 2.4, mainly because most of the information in the internet is written for the older LDAP versions... I am looking to configure SASL but when ...