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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OpenLDAP and Samba, can't log onto Samba share from Windows

The former jackass IT-guy that I'm taking over for had a Samba share setup on a Fedora server that uses our OpenLDAP server to authenticate users who want to log in from Windows. We recently added a ...
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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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How to set Maximum Password Expiry in OpenLDAP Linux

I am trying to find how to change some password policy settings in OpenLDAP (on a system-wide level, not on a per user level) such that all LDAP account users (i.e., existing and new users) have their ...
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OpenLDAP ACLs are not working

First things first, I'm currently working with an OpenLDAP: slapd 2.4.36 on a Fedora release 19 (Schrödinger’s Cat). I've just install the openldap with yum and my configuration is the following one: ...
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Groups as users in LDAP

I want to group users in project users in LDAP. Lets say there are user1, user2, user3, each with a password and ssh-key. I want to group them in project1, project2. Given that user1 is member of ...
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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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Replicate From OpenDJ to OpenLDAP?

I am considering retiring some of our older OpenDJ LDAP servers and replacing with OpenLDAP. (seems to be more widely supported) I am wondering if it's possible to replicate directly from OpenDJ to ...
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Managing user and their credentials in kerberos and openldap system

I am learning to use openldap as backend database for kerberos credentials. It is good that all the programs are working with single sign on. The problem is - I can manage user from kadmin command ...
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How to update ldap with ldif backups?

I have an openldap ldif backup file daily that I want to replicate in other server. I add the data with slapadd -v -l file.ldif but can I update the changes that have occurred in my other ldap ...
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OpenLDAP No such object (32)

I am trying to setup an OpenLDAP server with FusionDirectory as a frontend Following this guide: http://documentation.fusiondirectory.org/en/documentation/admin_installation_redhat_6 ...
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pam_groupdn doesn't work at all. always all users allowed to log in

i have tried to install pam, ldap on fedora23. i have configured pam.d/system-auth as follows: #%PAM-1.0 # This file is auto-generated. # User changes will be destroyed the next time ...
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OpenLDAP proxy : caching credentials in case Active Directory master unreachable

I'm setting up a Debian server in my company where users are managed in an Active Directory. I'd like to authenticate users with AD but I'm thinking it would be better, if feasible, to have a local ...
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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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custom ldap conf for apache 2.2

System: Apache 2.2.12 on Suse linux 11 patchset 2, with PHP and Perl. I want to create a custom ldap.conf file for use by Apache for user authentication to a remote system. I can't put my config ...
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Connection from samba to LDAP server failed

I use samba (3.4) and OpenLDAP (2.4) for file sharing and directory service. Some days ago, I noticed that samba has problem in connection to the LDAP service while beforehand it was working ...
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OSX 10.7 Directory Utility - Editing OpenLDAP

I am attempting to get Macs, running os 10.7.5 Lion, to authenticate using OpenLDAP running on Ubuntu 12.0.4 LTS. One of the things that I would love to be able to do is to use Apple's lovely ...
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chroot SFTP to another users subdirectory

I've successfully set up SFTP to chroot a user to their home directory. However, I have a case that I haven't been able to find any examples on, and the odd permissions needed for chroot make me ...
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Bad hdb.ldif, need help to configure it

contents of /etc/openldap/slapd.d/cn=config/olcDatabase={2}hdb.ldif 1 # AUTO-GENERATED FILE - DO NOT EDIT!! Use ldapmodify. 2 # CRC32 2e34b404 3 dn: olcDatabase={2}hdb 4 objectClass: ...