On Tue, 25 Mar 2003, Matthew Mauzy wrote:
I've been banging my head against the wall for the last couple of weeks
trying to get Solaris 8 clients to play nice with my openLDAP v2.1.12
server. I have the openldap server up and running and am able to
configure redhat 8 systems to use the directory's account info to login.
I am using krb5 for password info (if that has any bearing on the
problem). I'm trying to use 'ldapclient -v -P default <ip address>' but
kept getting the error "Cannont find the rootDN". I've tried editing the
/var/ldap/ldap_client_file and ldap_client_cred files and am seeing
traffic going to the ldap server but no luck. In reading through Sun's
LDAP Setup and Configuration Guide, Sun has you verify that the
Directory Server supports simple page mode control with the command
'ldapsearch -b "" -s base objectclass=\*'. My server doesn't return the
same info that the
You need to specify attribute lists you want retrieved. Try
ldapsearch -b "" -s base 'objectclass=*' +
Unfortunately, ldapclient does not do this and Sun is not going to fix
the problem. Solaris 9 ldapclient is broken as well. I wrote a patch
for openldap 2.0.x awhile back. I can port the patch to the latest
version of openldap. Or, you can manually configure the solaris 8 ldap
client. It looks like you tried to do this, but it did not work. What
are the contents of /var/ldap/ldap_client_file?
This is an OT post for this list, news:comp.unix.solaris is probably more
appropriate place for such questions. You can also email me if you have
guide example does, in fact it doesn't return much:
When I check the NIS Domain object I get:
I've seen some posts that have pointed out possible problems with the
objectClass: dcObject. Is this the source of the problem???
Here's the output of my default profile that is in the Dir:
# default, profile, amath.unc.edu
It's much to pretty a day to be stuck battling Sun and LDAP...
Any and all insight GREATLY appreciated.
Matthew W. Mauzy
Applied Math @ UNC-CH
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