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Re: Newbie Startup Problems
In slapd.conf (mine is in /usr/local/etc/openldap) look for the line
as the comments above it explain, cleartext should be avoided (but will
work). There are many utilities that will allow you to set an encrypted
password instead -- you should already have slappasswd -- give it a try.
Daniel Holden wrote:
> I just finished installing openldap and started slapd without any
> I compiled it with the following configure options:
> --mandir=/usr/man --with-cyrus-sasl --enable-wrappers --enable-spass
> wd --enable-rlookups
> When I try to use ldapadd (as root) I'm prompted for a password. The
> root password doesn't work. What's up? What password is it looking for?
> Do I need to set one somehow?
> Thanks for any help you can provide.
> Daniel Holden