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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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. ...