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Re: Hashed ROOTPW
The proper way to do this is use 'slappasswd' - that is, if you're
Roman Pagac wrote:
I have problem with attribute ROOTPW in slapd.conf file. I would like to
store value of this attribute hashed (better than plain text). I have hashed
my root password ("abc123") with MD5 algorithm. My slapd.conf file is
# Standard schemas
# ldbm database definitions
# Indices to maintain
index default pres,eq
index cn eq,sub
index sn eq,sub
index mail eq,sub
index otherMailbox pres
But when I wanted to connect to LDAP database I received error message:
Inappropriate authentication. And problem is certainly in ROOTPW because if
I use rootpw without hashing, connection is OK. I use Win2k.
Thank you for all advices.
David L. Parsley
Network Administrator, Roanoke College
"If I have seen further it is by standing on ye shoulders of Giants."