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Re: Newbie Question

At 07:54 PM 9/21/2006, Néstor Boscán wrote:
>I recently downloaded and installed OpenLDAP on Windows XP. Very easy
>installation. Now I'm trying to login to OpenLDAP using cn=admin but it
>doesn't work, I have to put the entire base DN to make it work
>cn=admin,dn=somecompany,dn=com. Is this the way to authenticate or there is
>a way to just use cn=admin?.

LDAP simple DN/password authentication requires the user's DN.

If you want to authenticate using a simple user name (e.g.,
admin), use a suitable SASL authentication mechanism.

-- Kurt