On Thu, 1 Apr 2010, Itay Moav wrote:
I see under /var/lib/ldap the file log.000000001 which seems to be a binary file. How do I read it, or is there a different way to see a log of what the server does (something like the mysql.log)
Those are Berkeley DB transaction logs; they're not a good indicator of slapd activity. Read the slapd.conf(5) man page, paying particular attention to the loglevel directive.