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Re: attributes for changing password in OS X

> I am trying to create a PHP page to allow users to change their 
> passwords in OS X's open directory. However, I have been unable to find 
> any documentation on exactly what attributes to set to accomplish this. 
> I have gleaned some info and tried setting 'userpassword' with {crypt} 
> and the encrypted password string but that doesn't work. I think I need 
> to change the AuthAuthority values of 'ApplePasswordServer' and 
> Kerberosv5' or maybe all 3. Can one of you LDAP experts help me sort 
> this out?

You should change passwords using the change password extended
operation.  I have no idea how to invoke and extended operation via PHP.