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Re: encrypt the userpassword

At 04:24 PM 12/6/99 CET, Fabrice Nouet wrote:
>Difficult to understand english documentation for encryption:
>I add entries from a file entry.ldif (ldapadd -f entry.ldif (describe 
>But I try to encrypt the userpassword (adminfabrice) to mask it from anybody 
>(ldapsearch 'objectclass=*).
>How to do that ?

See ldappasswd(1).  OpenLDAP support authentication using encrypted
passwords, but requires client side to generate the encrypted values.

Kurt D. Zeilenga		<kurt@boolean.net>
Net Boolean Incorporated	<http://www.boolean.net/>