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Old 05-23-2007, 10:29 AM   #1
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LDAP Adress Book Server

Hi all am new to this group
i need all help from u all
am ready to help anyone inthis group based on my knowledge

here am puting my question please help

i need to configure LDAP Adress Book bcoz rt now we are using postfix mail server.i configured Ldap address book accroding to some documents

this is my sldap.conf configuration

include /etc/openldap/schema/core.schema
include /etc/openldap/schema/cosine.schema
include /etc/openldap/schema/inetorgperson.schema
include /etc/openldap/schema/nis.schema

allow bind_v2

pidfile /var/run/
argsfile /var/run/slapd.args

database bdb
suffix "dc=qatarposts,dc=com"
rootdn "cn=manager,dc=qatarposts,dc=com"
rootpw redhat

directory /var/lib/ldap

index objectClass eq,pres
index ou,cn,mail,surname,givenname eq,pres,sub
index uidNumber,gidNumber,loginShell eq,pres
index uid,memberUid eq,pres,sub
index nisMapName,nisMapEntry eq,pres,sub

this is ldif file configuration

dn: dc=qatarposts,dc=com
objectclass: top
objectclass: dcobject
objectclass: organization
#o: Home LDAP Server
dc: qatarposts
o: General Postal Corporation

dn: cn=Manager,dc=qatarposts,dc=com
objectclass: organizationalRole
cn: Manager
descrption: QPOST Adress Book Administrator

dn: ou=members,dc=qatarposts,dc=com
objectclass: top
objectclass: organizationalUnit
ou: members

dn: cn=Noora Taj,ou=members,dc=qatarposts,dc=com
objectclass: organizationalPerson
objectclass: inetorgPerson
cn: Noora Taj
givenname: Noora
sn: Taj
uid: noorataj
o: General Postal Corporation
ext: 100
title: HelpDesk Administrator

this is slapd.conf file

then i configure my outlook also

i gave the server name

in moreseetings

give the display name

port 389

serch base cn=manager,dc=qatarposts,dc=com

this is the my configurraiton

when i searching from my outlook i didnt get any information

please help me to solve this issue

Last edited by shabeerc; 05-27-2007 at 08:25 AM.
Old 05-26-2007, 02:25 PM   #2
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You probably need to use "cn=manager", without the "s": the "Manager" defined in the config file is just one account, rather than a group.


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