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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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 ...
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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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Slapd execution fails after installation

When I run OpenLDAP I get the following error: /usr/local/libexec/slapd: Symbol `ldap_int_global_options' has different size in shared object, consider re-linking Violación de segmento (`core' ...
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LDAP: backup with slapcat vs ldapsearch

Used: openldap-servers-2.4.23-34.el6_5.1.x86_64 Task: create script for crontab to create scheduled database full backup. 1) slapcat - create file in in the default format, Berkeley DB. 2) slapcat ...
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Configure Freeradius to check a connecting user against multiple LDAP groups

I'm setting up a Cisco ASA as a client vpn server. The appliance is relying on freeradius to authenticate the users. Freeradius has in turn been configured to query OpenLDAP. The modules/ldap file ...
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ldap change schema and config password

I installed openldap server to fedora 20, and try use it for manage bugzilla accounts. So I first configure it for my domain, plus set password: dn: olcDatabase={0}config,cn=config changetype: modify ...
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OpenLDAP with MySQL works but need schema advice

So, I have downloaded the latest source of OpenLDAP, compiled with —-enable-sql, messed around with the slapd.conf, configured the odbc files, added the tables to my current DB, spend a week debugging ...
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ldap_add: Constraint violation (19)

I'm having issues importing users with ldapadd and ldif files. The error I'm getting is: ldap_add: Constraint violation (19) additional info: structuralObjectClass: no user modification allowed The ...
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Cannot see objectClass from custom schema

I added new schema to my ldap server but when I trey to create an entry with custom objectClass an custom attributes, it doesn't see my custom stuff. It's just experimental so OID's are not important. ...
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Basic openldap setup using slapd.d configuration

I'm trying to set up a test openldap server, having not worked with openldap before. I'm using the standard openldap-servers package on a redhat based machine (using Oracle Linux). I've installed the ...
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Allowing LDAP users to change password

How to allow LDAP users to change password from client machines ?
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Add group/user on OpenLDAP

I am setting up OpenLDAP for the first time, on RHEL6 and using Puppet to do the initial install/configuration. I believe the configuration uses the slapd.d rather than slapd.conf method. Basically, ...
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LDAP: “Unacceptable log file” after db recovery

My openldap-2.4.21 server died I so checked the syslog messages and found logs reporting a corrupt db which I tried to fix by issuing: $ /usr/bin/db4.8_recover -v -h /var/lib/ldap/ Finding last valid ...
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Distributing a subtree into different LDAP servers

I'm trying to create a distributed OpenLDAP server where everything under a subtree is split into different servers. For example, I have ou=users,dc=ldap. I have users under it in a flat structure, ...
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ldapadd/ldapmodify: clarifications needed about these comamnds

The ldapmodify man page states that: The default for ldapmodify is to modify existing entries Yet when I try to import an LDIF file with ldapmodify I get the below error: ldapmodify: modify ...
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LDAP: forced to change root password on every login

I have finally configured my new server as LDAP-client of my existing one. Now, every time I login as root, I am prompted to change my 'LDAP password': login as: root root@111.111.111.111's password: ...
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openldap proxy with 3 ldap (openldap,ad,edir) how to rewrite date format from active directory one to ldap

I have a openldap with meta backend connected to 3 ldap (one openldap, one edir and one AD). I test authentication again the proxy , it's working. my problem : dev team is working to use this ...
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OpenLDAP modify member is not allowed

I am Struggeling with my LDAP attributes. I already created a few test users and groups, but I am unable to add users to the groups. #!DATE 2014-05-22T11:48:16.324 #!ERROR [LDAP: error code 65 - ...
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ldapsearch from root succeeds, but doesn't succeed when base is not root

I have a ou which looks like this ou=abcd,ou=ou1,ou=ou2,dc=mydomain,dc=com The ou has a property called 'l' which has a value pqrs. I do the following search ldapsearch -x -b "dc=mydomain,dc=com" ...
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ldapsearch and SRV RRs

I am attempting and failing to use ldapsearch (or any of the other openldap utilities) with DNS SRV Resource Records. However, I believe it should be possible and that I am using the proper syntax. ...
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OpenLdap TLS authentication setup

I am trying to setup openldap on ubuntu 12.04 by following this guide https://help.ubuntu.com/12.04/serverguide/openldap-server.html When I tried to enable TLS on the server by creating a self signed ...
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Connect Liferay 6.1.1 to LDAP Zimbra from Virtualbox

I want to connect liferay to zimbra in Virtual Box and I need to fill this form : ![Capture of liferay try to connect to ldap in VB] http://i.stack.imgur.com/cUOuV.png I got the url and password ...
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MacOS builtin OpenLDAP: DB_NOTFOUND error

I am trying to setup builtin OpenLDAP server in MacOS Mavericks. I managed to configure and start it. I can login with a LDAP client using the root credentials and create new users. My problem is that ...
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ldapsearch will not output anything without -D rootdn

My installation and setup of slapd 2.4.21 is done on Ubuntu 10.04 according to the official doc. Now ldapsearch -x will give me nothing, but ldapsearch -x -Drootdn -w rootpw will output everything. I ...
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OpenLDAP server network architecture and hardware requierments [closed]

I would like to know your opinions and experience while setting-up a centralized authentication server using OpenLDAP. Currently a have a few hosted servers running a few services (email, webapps, ...
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Is it possible to have non-replicated data on an LDAP consumer?

I've read all the available documentation, the Mastering OpenLDAP book, and like a zillion mail-list posts but I haven't found a way to make such scenario possible. I see several use cases for this ...
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Openldap/Sasl/GSSAPI on Debian: Key table entry not found

The goal: to make an OpenLDAP server to authenticate using Kerberos V via GSSAPI Setup: several virtual machines running on freshly installed/updated Debian Squeeze A master KDC server ...
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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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How to use iRedMail's LDAP database for user authentication?

I have a few servers set up and I'd like to centralize access for users using LDAP. I have my primary server that is hosting email using iRedMail, and there already happens to be an LDAP database that ...
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Migrating LDAP user and password to SAMBA4 AD

As title suggests. We are migrating from OpenLDAP as user authentication to Samba 4 AD Domain. But I can't find any information on how to transfer passwords and users to Samba 4 AD. How to migrate ...
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How to make a role with all permissions on Ldap?

I'm working with Open Ldap and want to make a role which has all permissions. I mean if I make a new permission on the future, the role should automatically has that permission and no need to add the ...
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bind-sdb does not query for wildcard entry

I have successfully set up Bild with LDAP on a Fedora VM. The Problem is, bind-sdb simply does not query wildcard entries. When I do: nslookup doesnotexist.example.com. 127.0.0.1 The LDAP server ...