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Re: invalid dn - newbie here
Terry Davis wrote:
> well, perhaps I am making this too difficult off the bat.
> When I try a query, I get invalid dn syntax as well.
> First, does my slapd.conf file look correct ?
It looks OK to me. (Only difference from our own, is the presence
of spaces in the 'suffix' and 'rootdn' names.)
Generally, my rule of thumb is:
If the 'slapd' daemon starts, and keeps running, the
slapd.conf syntax is O.K.
Since you're not getting "invalid DN syntax" errors until you
try to modify the directory, I must assume the LDIF input is
You do have a very 'bare-bones' configuration. I found it
necessary to add these three schemas before I cound do anything
> > >
> > > Here is my slapd.conf:
> > >
> > > include /usr/local/openldap/etc/openldap/schema/core.schema
> > > pidfile /usr/local/openldap/var/slapd.pid
> > > argsfile /usr/local/openldap/var/slapd.args
> > > database ldbm
> > > suffix "dc=birddog, dc=com"
> > > rootdn "cn=Manager, dc=birddog, dc=com"
> > > rootpw secret
> > > directory /usr/local/openldap/var/openldap-ldbm
> > > index objectClass eq
> > >
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