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I have setup ldap server successfully on centos 7, It works fine. However, i cannot access the server with 'anonymous' bind, which according to every google search it should be.

When I execute;

ldapsearch -x -H ldap://localhost -b dc=example,dc=com

output says;

result: 50 Insufficient access

Note: the only ACL exist is;

olcAccess: {0}to *
  by self write
  by anonymous auth
  by * none

does this prove server don't configured to support 'anonymous' bind.? And if so, can you list out way of which how to enable 'anonymous' bind.

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Anonymous bind is enabled, but your ACL prohibits most anonymous action via by * none. What your ACL should look like will depend on your environment and your goals. Generally speaking anonymous access means your offering a public service or haven't thought through what you're trying to accomplish.

You should familiarize yourself with OpenLDAP's Access Control Documenation.

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