LDAP is Lightweight Directory Access Protocol.

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I have to put in the correct LDAP settings on a machine so that it can access the domain controller

I have a process network which is part of a domain companyprod my ou is placed on the domain controller companyprod.local So the address of the groups folder is ...
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The LDAP Server is unwilling to perform (53)

I know the problem is not new, but I'm trying to get this server work at least one week. The steps I did. Install OpenLDAP Importing all ldif (It was working). ls /etc/ldap/schema/*.ldif | xargs ...
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Authenticate Zimbra Domain with Zentyal Server (using External LDAP)

I have installed and configured Zimbra 8.5 and Zentyal 4.0. Now, I am trying to let Zimbra Authenticate form the Zentyal LDAP server. The base Domain name is mycompany.local. Can anyone please give ...
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How to know if a company uses User Logon Name Pre-windows 2000 (SamAccount) or the new User Logon name , to authenticate their users

If users login to their windows machines by entering the following on the Windows login screen: Domainname\username Password Does this mean that the company uses the User Logon Name format ...
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Can I configure pam_ldap without configuring nss? [migrated]

On my servers I have my system users provisioned with Chef and have no desire to expose any additional users to these machines. I would however like to utilize pam for the authentication backend for ...
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What does binding to a LDAP server mean?

I have googled for well over an hour, and cannot find and information that simply explains the protocol/concept. Re-binding seems to occur several times during the process of LDAP authentication and ...
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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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genet group doesn't show the user in the ldap directory

I am running openldap2-2.4.26-0.24.36 server. ON the machine, I use ldapmodify to add a user to the group. Query with ldapsearch can show the correct user being added. However getent group ...
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Create an abook address book from ldapsearch results

I'd liket to have an offline address book. To download the content of the online address book, I just do : ldapsearch -x '(objectclass=*)' > book Then, I try to convert it to abook format : ...
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Setting ACL for group read access

Let me introduce you to margaret and pepijn, my two LDAP users. Pepijn is at the bottom of my non-existent corporation's food chain and is therefore member of only one LDAP-group: pepijn@srv:/$ ...
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getent passwd doesn't work; CentOS 7 and SSSD LDAP authentication

I installed CentOS 7 on a brand new server. All my servers get end user authentication through LDAPS on various system as RHEL5, Debian, and Solaris. I noticed there is a new layer on CentOS 7 which ...
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ApacheDS: Where is the CA certificate?

ApacheDS auto-installs with an automatically generated certificate. For testing purposes, I'd like to just use this for now, but in order to trust it, I need the CA cert ...
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apache 2.0 ldap configuration to search subtree in Active Directory

Right now ldap is searching for a user in specified organizational unit (OU) in Active Directory (e.g. cn=apld,ou=Users,ou=_bbb). I need to find a way how to search for ldap user in all sub-OUs of a ...
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LDAP give a user permission to list other users groups

In my web application, I must be able to retrieve the groups of a specific user, so as to implement access control. In order to do that, I have created a specific user "webapp_admin" on my LDAP, now ...
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OSX LDAP setup issues

I can't get my head around LDAP configuration under OSX (Yosemite). The thing is that I have received the following parameters from the IT department. I have replaced fields that are internal with ...
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Kerberos and LDAP complex relationship

I have problems understanding the relationship between LDAP and Kerberos (Conceptually). I understand LDAP as a directory service, and Kerberos as an authentication service. We also know that LDAP ...
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LDAP configuration is not working for redmine

We have a set of ubuntu machines which authenticate using LDAP. I have installed redmine application in one of the ubuntu machines and configured using the redmine ldap configuration. It seems to go ...
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What is the BASE DN for my LDAP server?

I've seen alot of tutorials about ldap "basedn" which imply that you can use a generic string like "mycompany". However, in my case, I already have an ldap server, and the root of it seems to be: ...
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OpenLDAP parametrized replication

My problem is relatively simple: I have a huge LDAP database, and I'd like to make a replica that contains only a subset of that database. My objective is to replicate a few groups, and ALL members ...
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Reset AD passwords in batch without being an administrator?

I have over a hundred test user accounts in AD that need to have their passwords changed periodically. These are just regular user accounts, but I'm not an administrator in AD. This keeps me from ...
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LDAP schema extension fails: there is no such object on the server

I'm trying to set up a file server with Active Directory authentication on Debian. Domain controller is Windows 2000 Server SP4 Update Rollup 1. There are no other domain controllers in this domain. ...
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What are the differences between LDAP and SQL?

I have read that LDAP is used to store information about users and many other objects. Since this can be done with any databases like SQL, why LDAP is used for this purpose?
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ldap authentication not working with start_tls option after certificate upgrade

Ubuntu ldap authentication is not working on my client with ssl start_tls option enabled in the ldap.conf file. I can authenticate when I comment out ssl start_tls. I upgraded the ldap servers ...
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Managing authentication on a non-domain PC

I am installing a new Windows 7 PC on a network and logging in with a local user account. When I access a shared drive on a server I am prompted for and enter valid LDAP credentials and can access the ...
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domain controller like server for linux

I was thinking about swiching my office over to linux (everything) In terms of workstations, libreoffice is all i really need (on most stations) But as far as server go, I need to be able to mannage ...
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ldap user dose not exist in centos 6.5

Hope everyone doing good. Let me come to point, i have setup-ed a LDAP server and client machines Server works perfect, while make a search from client machine it too get the Query from LDAP server, ...
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Windows 2008 Ldap and terminology?

I have configure a root AD/Ldap server. For this example, its url is as follows: home.example.com Users (Other than default): + foo + Member of: DnsAdmins, Domain Admins, Domain User ...
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Where can I find a complete list of Active Directory LDAP error/data codes?

I'm looking for an official list of LDAP error codes Specifically given LDAP: error code 49 - 80090308: LdapErr: DSID-0C0903A9, comment: AcceptSecurityContext error, data 531, v1db1 I'm looking for ...
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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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Mozilla Thunderbird - LDAP configuration

I'm unable to sync an LDAP addressbook with my Mozilla Thunderbird client....... As I found nothing really explicit about how to setup and configure an LDAP server to work with Mozilla Thunderbird, ...
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How to ignore extra spaces in LDAP filter

My filter looks something like this &(extensionAttribute2=123456) I can foresee instances where the values might have spaces at the beginning or end of the string and I don't want to exclude ...
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Emulate an LDAP-Authentication based on IMAP

Is there a way to emulate a LDAP-Server while in the background authenticate against an IMAP-Server? Explanation: I'm running some services in in our local network like Git, SVN, Seafile and ...
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LDAP role/group membership

We have many users registered in our LDAP auth. So far we've only stored login and mail-related information in this LDAP. In our main application (Play! Framework), we needed to modelise roles ...
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LDAP: what objectClass to use for a service account?

I'm using Apache Directory Server to create a company directory. As well as people in my organisation, I have a few service accounts. These are used by applications (not people) to connect to LDAP. ...
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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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How to search based on custom attribute?

I have a custom attribute in AD similar to an employee ID. I can use get-aduser and pull the information from this field by filter, but I cannot search a user based on that attribute. The search ...
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Can windows allow a group of users remote control over a single user/desktop/environment?

On ubuntu I can set up a server to only allow a group of users to log in and allow that group to su and control e.g. a webserver user. Is there a way for me to replicate that flow with Windows, LDAP ...
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Can I use memberOf as a searchbase for LDAP Bind for OSX?

I want only members of a certain group in LDAP (not AD) to be able to login to my Macs. I've tried a few things with MemberOf in search base for user the Directory Utility but so far nothing works.
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OSX Convert and Network User to Mobile User or force all Network Users to Mobile

We have Macs that I am working on binding to LDAP (not AD) and I want to make sure when a user logs in using their ldap credentials that it either create them a Mobile Account or it runs a script to ...
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Active Directory control screen saver based on user's email address

I want a particular screensaver for users on my AD, with primary email address as @abc.com and a different screen saver for users with email address as @xyz.com? How can I achieve this easily? We ...
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Configuring SASL with kerberos

This is my first time configuring SASL, and I am lost. I have a samba 4 as AD controller, and have installed kerberos. kinit is already succesful, but SASL cannot authenticate anything I have tried ...
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no available LDAP server found

For a few days now I have been trying to set up a LDAP server/client between some servers. But I had some problems. My configuration files and logs can be found here: ...
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List LDAP users on linux client?

I have configured an LDAP client on my Linux machine. I am able to use su - myldapuser and use it. I just want to know, can I list all my LDAP users on this machine? Referring to this link: How to ...
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Grant Ubuntu root permissions to ldap user

I have a development Ubuntu machine attached to our corporate domain. I have root permissions on this machine, however my ldap account does not. I would like to grant my ldap user unrestricted local ...
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Sendmail + Active directory

I've got a freebsd server which has sendmail, dovecot and openldap installed. Let's say it's called name.com I want to integrate it with Active Directory, so sendmail can look up users in AD and if ...
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Can you connect to a windows domain from a seperate network?

I was wondering if you can connect to a domain from a separate network... Reason being is because I have a clients laptop here with me and I was wondering if I can join their domain from here at my ...
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TULEAP - LDAP Plugin & Active Directory

I ve installed Tuleap 7.2 on CentOS and activate the Ldap plugin to auth against an AD running Samba 4.1.9. For the moment I have no success trying to connect to my AD. Here is my ldap.inc : ...
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LDAP backed Samba File Sharing - What is really required?

I'm administrating a small network infrastructure consisting of a couple of Linux machines used for development and several web services. User management is done using a LDAP database which works very ...
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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 can I add an LDAP directory to all Outlook profiles? (SMIME directory)

I need my Windows based Outlook users to be able to look up an SMIME certificate from this LDAP directory How can I automatically (via scripting or policy) modify an Outlook profile to include this? ...