At 04:21 AM 6/17/2003, Frank Swasey wrote: >> I was wondering if anyone knew of a way to allow users to bind to slapd >> using a username instead of a distinguished name. > >Can't be done (at least not directly). Many SASL mechanisms support simple user names. LDAP's mandatory-to-implement strong authentication mechanism, DIGEST-MD5, is one of these mechanisms. OpenLDAP supports DIGEST-MD5.