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Re: referral missing

On Tue, Oct 07, 2003 at 02:06:53PM +0200, Pieterjan Heyse wrote:
> mailserver:/usr/local/src/addrbook-0.9.0# ldapadd  -x -D "cn=admin, dc=scheppers-wetteren, dc=be" -W -f ldap.ldif
> Enter LDAP Password:
> adding new entry "o=scheppers-wetteren, c=be"
> ldapadd: update failed: o=scheppers-wetteren, c=be
> ldap_add: Server is unwilling to perform (53)
>         additional info: referral missing

This seems to indicate that you attempted to write to a slave ldap server (which
is read-only) and that additionally the updateref parameter in slapd.conf is

> Ok, so this is my slapd.conf (edited , shortened)

On the other hand, I don't see an updatedn directive below which would indicate
this to be a slave server.

Perhaps you have the /var/lib/ldap permissions wrong? Remember that the user slapd
runs as has to be able to read and write there.