[ubuntu-uk] LDAP server Invalid credentials

Jacob Mansfield cyberjacob at gmail.com
Tue Jan 18 16:40:58 UTC 2011


it's the new version of slapd in the repos, there isn't a  /etc/ldap/slapd.conf
Jacob Mansfield
Programmer




On 18 January 2011 14:06, Tony Travis <a.travis at abdn.ac.uk> wrote:
> On 14/01/11 22:31, Jacob Mansfield wrote:
>>
>> I have been trying to set up an LDAP server for some time now. when I
>> finally found an up-to-date tutorial at
>> http://www.zarafa.com/wiki/index.php/Zarafa_LDAP_cn_config_How_To the
>> first step of this has worked fine however when running the command
>>
>> ldapadd -x -D cn=admin,dc=cyberkingsolutions,dc=co,dc=up -W -f base.ldif
>>
>> I am prompted for a password. I enter the password I have used at all
>> other points tn the tut and are met with a fail message: ldap_bind:
>> Invalid credentials (49) when not entering a password at the prompt
>> (just hitting return) I get ldap_bind: server is unwilling to perform
>> (53) additional info: unauthenticated bind (DN with no password)
>> disallowed.
>> [...]
>
> Hi, Jacob.
>
> I'm struggling my way up the LDAP learning curve too ;-)
>
> Look at the 'rootpw' settings in:
>
>  /etc/ldap/slapd.conf
>
> There can be different passwords for read access and admin access (e.g. to
> update). You can create a new password hash using:
>
>  slappasswd
>
> HTH,
>
>  Tony.
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