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Re: How to search the "config" database ?
--On Wednesday, October 26, 2005 3:00 PM +0800 "William.Zhang"
i cant read it without password. i operate by the following steps:
1. edit a basic slapd.conf file, add the config database and set its
passwod, such as database config
2. use ldaptest utility to convert slapd.conf into slapd.d directory.
3. start slapd and have more modifications
--On Tuesday, October 25, 2005 10:09 AM +0200 Michael Stræder
$ ldapsearch -x -b "cn=config" -s sub
result: 50 Insufficient access
You have to bind as cn=config and provide the correct password.
ldapsearch -x -D "cn=config" -b "cn=config" -s sub -W
That is not necessarily correct. You can read the cn=config database
with any user that has privileges to read in it (See global ACL's).
You could theoretically even give anonymous read to the cn=config
I was incorrect. I was thinking of the accesslog backend. You can only
search the cn=config DB as its rootdn at this time (it will later allow you
to search via ACL's).
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