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yea i just got this command today. i tried it n did the manual setting but it didnt work. then i used command sys-unconfig and try to configure ldap from that but still facing problem when i configure it gave me error in last.
i configured ldap client on solaris 9 and this is my /var/ldap/ldap_client_file settings
NS_LDAP_PROFILE= sun NS_LDAP_CREDENTIAL_LEVEL= anonymous
i also use ldapclient list on this system which works fine.
now i m assuming that my authentication will be done from my ldap server. and when i try to login with user i created using directory server it give me error.
plz help me wat should i do to that my authentication will be done from server.
ldaplist is working fine .. but didnt try su - some_ldap_user coz dont know how to use it.
as i told u all things going fine from client except authentication problem.
Listen when i was creating profile using
it ask me many options. also it asks about some authentication things. i select simple authentication. Need to know about that.
Plz help me in that as i got only authentication problem now . coz my server is ready n i m stuck with it.
i was trying to email u but ur email option is blocked.
Actually i want to paste u my setting.
Well let me try some here ..
I configured profile on server
Domain to serve : .................. (i have remove some lines)
2 Base DN to setup :
3 Profile name to create : default
4 Default Server List :
5 Preferred Server List :
6 Default Search Scope : one
7 Credential Level : proxy
8 Authentication Method : simple
9 Enable Follow Referrals : FALSE
10 iDS Time Limit : -1
11 iDS Size Limit : -1
12 Enable crypt password storage : TRUE
13 Service Auth Method pam_ldap :
14 Service Auth Method keyserv :
15 Service Auth Method passwd-cmd:
16 Search Time Limit : 30
17 Profile Time to Live : 43200
18 Bind Limit : 10
19 Service Search Descriptors Menu
Enter config value to change: (1-19 0=commit changes)  0
Enter DN for proxy agent: [cn=proxyagent,ou=profile,dc=.......,dc=......,dc=......]
Enter passwd for proxyagent:
And then used command on client
ldapclient init \
-a proxyDn=cn=proxyagent,ou=profile,dc= ............
it gave me message with successful configuration.
n when i use ldaplist it search and show me list naming info of ldap Directory server using configured profile .
Now when i start my ldap client if ldap server is stop then it wait until ldap server comes up. It means all this configuration is working fine.
Now the problem is that i have created a user on Directory server with name James and assigned its home directory is
When i try to login in with this user from ldap client it gave me error. All i want to know is that how this user can login to ldapclient successfully with authentication from ldap server.
Last edited by capricorn80; 08-03-2006 at 03:37 AM.