Okay, then I'm completely lost. ldap.conf exists on the machine which it is querying (ldap3). Running a query on ldap3 using the same conf file works fine. So why doesn't it work when I'm running the query from a different machine if it doesn't care where ldap.conf is located?
The ldap.conf file must be readable by the client. Unless you've exported this file by NFS or some other remote filesystem, how do you expect your client on a remote machine to be able to read the file that resides on your server?
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