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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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 ...
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openldap allop overlay configuration

I'm having trouble getting the allop overlay to work. I suspect I'm missing some vital configuration option or that I've done something incorrectly. Any help is greatly appreciated. I need to use ...
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I am not able to configure LDAP on Debian 7.7

I have a Debian 7.7 box and have installed openldap-2.4.31 from repos, but I can't manage to configure it. I run the install commands and it goes well, I am following this how to, then when I try to ...
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Send email on ldap creation

I have an LDAP server setup on a server running Debian 7 and I wanted to make it send out an email whenever a new user was created on that LDAP. I thought a cronjob would be best, but I have no idea ...
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libnss-ldap getent passwd - AD replies correctly but output shows local /etc/passwd

I am trying to configure libnss-ldap to provide AD authentication to my Linux Debian servers. This is working fine if user exists locally, I want to make it work for Domain users. Here is my ...
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Need informatio​n on alock file in data directory of OpenLDAP 2.4.39

I have taken the OpenLDAP 2.4.39 and able to work properly but when I do slapcat it hangs and always complains on alock,But if I delete alock file and restart it works fine. I have 4.6.21 version of ...
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Give su permission to LDAP group

I created an LDAP environment and i'm trying to set up a group in the LDAP server that has SU priviledges in all other linux machine that use this ldap server. dn: ...
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cannot do an ldapdelete: Strong(er) authentication required (8)

I'm fairly new to ldap and i'm trying to delete a ldap object. (i haven't set up SSL yet.) i use the command ldapdelete -x 'dc=example,dc=com' 'cn=AnUser' it gives me the error ldap_delete: ...
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How cache OpenLDAP Meta database (for use with Websphere Application Server)?

I have configured Meta database directory on OpenLDAP server for two different Active Diretories and it's work. But now I'd like set cache for this OpenLDAP, but I don't know how. From my slapd.conf ...
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OpenLDAP 2.4 Chain Overlay Minimal LDIF Configuration

There's almost no information about how Chain overlays are configured in OpenLDAP LDIF backend. What's the minimal configuration required?
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How to enable OpenLDAP log on CentOS 6.4

I have installed OpenLDAP 2.4.23 on CentOS 6.4. Default install. OpenLDAP does not seem to create any log information. At times it is convient to have some information on what OpenLDAP is doing. How ...
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OpenLDAP on CentOS 6.5, changing OU?

Followed these instructions (apparently not completely) http://www.itmanx.com/kb/centos6/install-openldap-phpldapadmin Under "Create initial LDAP structure" where I define the initial structure, ...
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Apache/PHP ldap stops working. Requires restart of apache

I currently have a setup where users log in to a website using LDAP credentials. It's all internal so I don't really care a ton about certificates. So, in my /etc/openldap/ldap.conf file I have ...
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issue with master and slave ldap configuration

I am configuring master and slave ldap configuration. Initially I installed LDAP in Master machine and also installed on slave machine apt-get install -y slapd ldap-utils while installing LDAP ...
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Set up LDAP on Redmine with Zimbra LDAP

I'm trying to enable LDAP authentication for a Redmine installation. My LDAP Server is the one provided by Zimbra, and I'm perfectly sure that it works good (I use LDAP also for ownCloud server, in ...
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Is “dc=nomain” a in LDAP ACLs?

I'm trying to set up my first LDAP server. I can't get clients to authenticate using it even though everything seems to be working. i suspect the ACLs might be the problem since i can't see the ACLs ...
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LDAP Schema implemetation in existing LDAP server

I have a user defined schema ,which is to be added into the existing LDAP server. Its ldif format is: dn: cn=userControl,cn=schema,cn=config objectClass: olcSchemaConfig cn: userControl ...
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389 Directory Server Administrative Limit Exceeded error?

I am trying to use 389 ds with large amounts of data as children of entries. I have tried doing a search on these entries using ldapsearch but I keep getting the following error: result: 11 ...
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ldap_add error (80) <olcModuleLoad> handler exited with 1

I'm trying to follow this tutorial to setup a basic LDAD server (OpenLDAP) for cleint authentication, but I am stuck on the step where I add the back-end configuration. I've created my backend.ldif ...
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OpenLDAP Invalid credentials on CentOS 7

Afternoon all I'm using Puppet to provision some OpenLDAP servers. The module I'm using is: datacentred-ldap, and the manifest I'm using looks like: ldap-class This process works fine on CentOS 6 ...
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LDAP configuration for Mac server

We just migrated our php webapps to a new web server (Mac OS X 10.9.5). We are having trouble with ldap logins to the webapps. We are able to successfully connect to a remote ldap server, but when we ...
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openLDAP how to remove the nis schema from the current configuration

openLDAP 2.4 Ubuntu 14.04 I have found this question dn-based linux groups from ldap. I am trying to include the rfc2307bis schema, but it seems the nis schema must be removed from the configuration ...
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How to set a user as RootDN in OpenLDAP

I have installed OpenLDAP and phpLDAPadmin on Ubuntu 14.04. I have a default RootDN which is something like: cn=admin,dc=example,dc=com Then I have created some users and groups organizational ...
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How can I use LDAP and Kerberos for web auth only, not server auth

I have read this question on proper kerberos integration and this question on enterprise authentication, neither are helpful to me at this point in time though they did provide some good background. ...
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openSUSE 13.1 pam_ldap error trying to bind invalid credentials

Environment: new install of openSUSE 13.1 into a internal network of mostly 10.2 and 10.3 openSUSE. LDAP server (@(#) $OpenLDAP: slapd 2.3.19 (Jul 28 2006 17:00:02)) running on SUSE LE 10 . ...
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Issues in olcAccess in OpenLDAP

I have applied ACLs in OpenLDAP using olcAccess. My applied conf is as follows :- olcAccess: {0}to attrs=userPassword by dn="cn=Manager,dc=tacacs,dc=abc,dc=in" write by ...
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Fix “DNS hostname not available” on server behind firewall

I am running Max OS X Server and can't set up Open Directory. I get an error saying that "This computer's host name is invalid. The host name does not resolve to any configured address of this ...
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Error “no equality matching rule” when editing LDAP Syncprov Overlay

I have an OpenLDAP OLC server (2.4.23) to which I am trying to simply add two attributes to the Syncprov overlay file, but am encountering some difficulty. Here are the contents of the ...
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CentOS 6 + LDAP + NFS. File ownership is stuck on “nobody”

I've been trying to get LDAP authentication and NFS exported home directories on CentOS 6 working for a few days now. I've gotten to the point that I can now login to the client machine using the ...
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How to configure OpenLDAP server and test using Apache HTTPD

I am using CentOS 6. I found a great article on how to install and configure OpenLDAP on CentOS 6, and I found some other great documentation here on how to configure LDAP to work on Apache HTTPD (I ...
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OpenLDAP directory structure for a distributed organization

I'm looking for an optimal design for a new OpenLDAP infrastructure. I read the following answers(s) but it did not answer what I was looking for. Active Directory OU design for <500 users, 4 ...
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Confused about olcServerID for LDAP Sync Replication

Simplified question: How do you set olcServerID in olcDatabase configuration files? More detailed question: I have looked through several documents on how to enable Sync Replication for OLC on ...
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Restore LDAP data from copied files

My server has broken and I had to urgently put it up again. I needed to reinstall the system and, since I was time constrained, I lazily just copied the directories I considered necessary (/etc, /opt, ...
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Error while configuring openldap with ssl

I have a certificate from Digicert and I have added the keys to the bdb config file. The rest of the LDAP setup works fine except the SSL part. I have added a Mozilla certificate store as well, but i ...
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Client Authentication “Invalid credentials” LDAP

I've installed LDAP Client Authentication with this manual, but in my /var/log/auth.log file I get this error: Sep 5 14:08:59 workstation01 nscd: nss_ldap: failed to bind to LDAP server ...
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389-ds and openldap client setup

I am working towards a proof concept: I have installed 389-dc on centos and enabled ssl via a self-signed certificate. (after a lot of reading) I can see the port 636 is listening on the centos ...
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OpenLDAP PAM authen does not support SSHA on FreeBSD10

OpenLDAP PAM authen does not support SSHA? Hi everyone, Now, I lost one day to figure out, the reason my FreeBSD10 can not authenticate SSH user via LDAP because pam_ldap and nss_ldap do not support ...
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Change SAMBA password in LDAP with Apache Directory Studio

I am using Apache Directory Studio to administer a small LDAP database, and I am planning to stop using LAM for user and group management because it lacks groupOfUniqueNames support. I have only one ...
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phpldapadmin uidNumber stopped auto-updating on new user creation

We are having an issue that just started this morning. It seems our phpldapadmin (1.2.04) interface has stopped auto-incrementing the uidNumber on new user creation. Basically we are stuck at ...
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Managing Linux user accounts + Samba + more

I have a network of about 3-6 CentOS servers, with about 5-10 users (currently, and near future). I'm looking for a solution for centralized managements of users. My requirements from it are: Linux ...
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OpenLDAP gives duplicate attributeType error

I am setting up a login node and am using openLDAP from the repository on Ubuntu 14.04 and I am running into an issue of duplicate attributeTypes. The problem seems to lie in the "gecos" field ...
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hard time enabling openldap meta backend

Right now I'm feeling stuck with enabling meta backend using openldap 2,4 this is the result of my slaptest [root@localhost openldap]# slaptest -f slapd.conf -F slapd.d/ WARNING: No dynamic ...
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OpenLDAP to Samba 4 Migration, create middle layer / webservice for user initiated password migration/change?

for the last few days I have been looking into migrating an old linux server running a OpenLDAP/Samba 3 configuration with about 100 users to a new SBS Server running Samba 4 (like Zentyal or UCS). ...
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PAM Authentication with LDAP on Debian Jessie Not Finding LDAP Users

Debian Jessie (specifically, Debian Server Wheezy x64 with testing repos) OpenLDAP 2.4.39 libpam-ldapd 0.9.4-1 Upon installing libpam-ldapd, the dpkg configuration asked for my LDAP address ...
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Can't use EXTERNAL authentication after enabling TLS in ldap-2.4

I used the following LDIF file to activate the TLS support for the LDAP server: dn: cn=config changetype: modify add: olcTLSCipherSuite olcTLSCipherSuite: NORMAL - add: olcTLSCRLCheck ...