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Old 04-05-2008, 01:09 AM   #1
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dovecot-auth: pam_ldap error

Hi Everyone,

Had anyone here experienced or encountered this error on the messages logs. It says: "dovecot-auth: pam_ldap: could not open secret file /etc/ldap.secrte (No such file or directory)

My OS is centos5

Please help....
Old 04-05-2008, 05:48 AM   #2
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that is because you dont have the file that holds the password the ldap client uses to bind.
Old 04-05-2008, 08:31 AM   #3
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Thank you for your reply.

I'm new in linux and much more on dovecot. Can you give me steps how would I add in the conf. So that it would look on the ldap.secret. Yes, I have openldap installed and it is running okay. However, I don't know how could I work my dovecot with ldap.



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