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Old 01-29-2008, 07:51 AM   #1
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Ldap config

Hi friend,
I tried to configure a ldap server with the help of

But I failed to cross the step of ldapadd & domainsearch:

[root@bigboy tmp]# ldapadd -x -D "cn=Manager,dc=example,dc=com" \
-W -f /etc/openldap/
[root@bigboy tmp]# ldapadd -x -D "cn=Manager,dc=example,dc=com" \
-W -f /etc/openldap/root.ldif
[root@bigboy tmp]# ldapadd -x -D "cn=Manager,dc=example,dc=com" \
-W -f /etc/openldap/ldapusers.ldif

Theses commands returning with an error msg. & ldapsearch -x -b 'dc=example,dc=com' \
this command is giving an output of 0 success.

But dns is working in this machine very fine.

Can you please guide me in proper way.

Last edited by santanu.roy; 01-29-2008 at 07:52 AM.
Old 01-30-2008, 06:01 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by santanu.roy View Post
Theses commands returning with an error msg.
And have you considered telling us the *content* of that error message?

Without having any more detail, two typical causes come to mind:
  1. You'll have to add the top node "dc=example,dc=com" using slapadd rather than ldapadd. (And turn OFF slapd before doing that).
  2. Check the file permissions of your database files/directories.



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