LDAP is Lightweight Directory Access Protocol.

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LDAP connection working for some applications but not others

I have a server which has LDAP properly configured on it .. its IP is 172.19.50.121 ... Now I have other machines on the same network, and if I use an LDAP browser such as Softerra LDAP Administrator ...
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How can I convert LDAP Timestamps in Libra Office to a date time format

If I query the directory, I get the following results. ldapsearch2.4 -x -b "dc=localhost,dc=com" "cn=auser" "+" | grep stamp createTimestamp: 20100407122221Z modifyTimestamp: 20100407122221Z ...
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Include gid in home directory map with nslcd

I need to specify a different path to home directories on a particular server than different from LDAP one. I know ho to change using map in /etc/nslcd.conf: map passwd homeDirectory ...
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AutoFS+LDAP doesn't work on boot (but does if I restart it)

I currently use automount backed by LDAP. The LDAP server, and NFS mounts are hosted by a CentOS 5 machine, and when being used by other CentOS 5 (or Ubuntu 10.04) machines, everything works ...
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Is there a sample AD & LDAP server for practice?

I am trying to study the connection method to LDAP and AD, but don't have a working AD. I do have a full working Window 2008 Server. Is there a sample AD & LDAP server I could use for practice?
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Using ApacheDS for Single-Sign-On for Google Apps

I am new to ApacheDS and have been given a project to figure out how to use ApacheDS for single-sign-on for Google Apps. I have set up a server on Windows but am unsure how to authenticate users via a ...
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Having trouble setting up Subversion with LDAP authentication

I am trying to setup an SVN repository using LDAP authentication. I have configured the SVN authentications in dav_svn.conf as outlined here: ...
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ssh login with mail address

I have an Ldap Server configured an running and another server listen to this users database. (Ldap client) I need to force users login on ssh with user as email (dc: mail=myself@anymail.com) ...
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Web authentication using LDAP and Apache?

I am working on a project of setting up a web administered inventory database for my work (or if they don't want it then i'll enjoy learning about it) and hit the problem of allowing only authorized ...
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use snow leopard server as LDAP intermediary between Google Apps and iOS (iPhone)?

I have contacts on my iPhone which are sync to iCloud for backup purposes, and I use an iOS app "Contacts Sync For Gmail" to sync these to my personal Gmail account. I do this in such way, since the ...
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ldap schema in development should it be the same as productions

I been using LDAP for alot of years now and most of the firms I worked for LDAP schema in development looks just like the schema in production, QA(Staging). etc: suffix "dc=firm,dc=com" I just ...
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ldapsearch, follow dn-s

I'm somewhat confused about LDAP query syntax. Suppose there are two inetOrgPerson records for two employees, M being manager of E (that is, there's a 'manager' attribute with manager's dn as a value ...
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Give part of LDAP tree access to SVN repository

This is a relatively simple question. The company I work for has an SVN server with multiple repositories. Everyone has access to this one repository in particular; it contains employee contact ...
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LDAP management hosted on linux for windows machines

I have an isolated lan with 30+ windows workstations conected to debian server. By saying isolated means that workstations do not have (and must not have) access to internet or other networks or ...
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How to deal with LDAP attribute values having $ in them

Just beginning with LDAP and have imported outlook records into a directory. that look like this: Have also edited individual addresses in in the Apache Directory Studio any number of ways to show ...
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Windows 7 and LDAP [closed]

Does Windows 7 make use of the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) at all? If so, where and how? Do I have to install anything special for this? Is there a difference amongst the editions ...
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Overloading LDAP

In my college there's an LDAP server managed by the staff. We can use this LDAP server from our machines, but cannot modify attributes (eg: user login shell). We'd like to modify these attributes, so ...
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slapd not launching on Mac OS X 10.6

I have a slight problem with the openldap server installed with Mac OS X 10.6.8 (regular, not server). When I launch slapd in a terminal, it stops itself after 1 or 2 seconds... I just have the time ...
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How to get Linux users list from LDAP

We've just linked one of our Linux host to LDAP and ActiveDirectory. Now I'm trying to check how I get list of users and their details from within the Linux side.
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How to join an Active Directory with a Linux machine

How can I join an Active Directory domain with a Linux machine? Will it work with Ubuntu, Redhat, CentOS? Are there any with which it will not work?
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What is 'search: 2' for in ldapsearch results?

At the end of my ldapsearch results I always get something like the following: # search result search: 2 result: 0 Success # numResponses: 2 # numEntries: 1 I know what the rest of it is doing, ...
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LDAP query via IE search (provider)?

I want to query our domain controller via LDAP for some user data like telephone number or mail address. Of course I can to this with different methods, but I would like to do this with a query in the ...
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Export LDAP address book entries to HTML

Preface we're setting up a company-wide search that should be able to search every bit of information our CRM software offers LDAP access to the in-application address book the search engine is not ...
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How to set up DavMail/LDAP in Thunderbird?

I've got DavMail running in Linux Mint so Thunderbird can access IMAP/SMTP/LDAP/CalDav. I've got everything working at this point except LDAP. Basically I can't figure out what the base DN should be. ...
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How can I use an LDAP server to authenticate laptop users?

I'm in the process of purchasing a dozen (or so) laptops for our volunteer-led organisation to use for training purposes. We already use an LDAP server to authenticate access to the wiki, the forum ...
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How do you determine if your domain isn't AD or ADAM?

I'm trying to get some authentication stuff set up in ASP MVC, but keep getting thrown errors about how it doesn't support anything but Active Directory (AD) and Active Directory Application Mode ...
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OS X Server - setting up a share for network home directories + fast user switching

I'm nearly finished setting up my Open Directory master to allow users to be managed centrally and logged in on any of the client machines at home. I found discussion suggesting that using an AFP ...
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Why doesn't getent show OpenLdap users?

I'm trying to configure Ubuntu 10.04 so that I can login using ldap credentials. I've followed these general configuration steps outlined in several tutorials I found: 1) Install libraries: ...
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Self-Signed certificate for LDAP on Sun Directory Server

I am wondering if some one could provide me with steps to self-signed certificate using certutil. I want the cert for Sun Directory Server 5.2 Patch 6.
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PPTP: Use LDAP or PAM as authentication backend

I'm using pptpd and pppd on a Debian linux host to provide VPN capabilities to mobile phones. I would like to use my OpenLDAP server for authentication and authorization purposes (instead of keeping ...
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Are there any built in LDAP functions to manipulate strings?

I have a need to retrieve a value of a property in lower case, can LDAP have any built-ins to perform this? I know that I can do substrings and concatenations. The need is for a software product we ...
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How to specify LDAP user name for connecting to Active Directory?

I'm trying to integrate my program with LDAP. I have an Active Directory server here, which apparently speaks LDAP. I want to see what's on the server before I go off trying to debug my own code. I ...
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Cannot bind OSX to AD

I'm trying to get an mac mini running snow leopard server to join a windows domain here. The windows domain server is running Windows server 2008. When I go to "Accounts" in my System Preferences, ...
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Mac AD login with Centrify never completes, never times out

My work Mac has Centrify installed on it; it's part of the office's enormous Active Directory system, has IT policies applied to it automatically, I can connect to SMB network shares without ...
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How to use LDAP to store sudoer information

We have a LDAP server and lots working servers. Our user's info are in LDAP http://fclose.com/b/281/ . But sudoers list is stored in /etc/sudoers. Now the question is, how to store sudoers list in ...
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The best LDAP browser in Linux? [closed]

I'm using phpLDAPadmin currently, but I'm wondering if there is any native utility do the similar thing?
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Alternative to Softerra's LDAP Administrator?

I am looking for an alternative to Softerra's LDAP Administrator, simply for the price is over-budget for a small team to test the LDAP credentials. So I really appreciate if someone can point me to ...
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how to allow a certain group of useres to only login via LDAP while others can use LDAP or local login?

I managed to set up my system to use either LDAP or the local password (by adding "password sufficient pam_ldap.so" to PAM and calling "pam_unix2.so" afterwards). However I would like to restrict a ...
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How can I log into Redmine (LDAP) once my active directory password changes?

My active directory password changed, now I can't log into Redmine (0.9.4) via LDAP. I haven't installed plugins, so what gives?
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Active Directory with nodes in multiple IP Addresses

I have written some code to fetch user information from an Active Directory Server. Suppose the Active Directory Server has nodes, each of which is another Active Directory Installation in a different ...
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How can I make Mac OS X Address Book display a person’s home address from an LDAP server?

(I've posted this question on Stack Overflow first, but someone told me it belonged here.) I have a custom LDAP server, which I can customize to generate whichever object class and attributes I need. ...
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Cisco VPN Client interrupts connectivity to my LDAP server

I run an LDAP server on my home network to store accounts, automount entries, etc. I spent a lot of time getting the LDAP server configured properly for OS X clients, and everything seems to work, ...
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How can I get Thunderbird to import a secure LDAP certificate?

I've got an LDAP server configured for in Thunderbird's address book (ldap.example.com). I'd like to use the SSL version, so I checked the 'Use SSL' box. It starts to work, but I get a certificate ...
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Diagnose Mac OS X Address Book LDAP problems

I've configured a LDAP server in my Address Book preferences on Snow Leopard. I determined the base DN from a helpful recipe on the web using ldapsearch. I never get any search results. Has anyone ...