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Re: ldap_bind: Invalid credentials (49)

On Wed, Feb 02, 2011 at 10:49:55PM +0100, John Espiro wrote:
> Ubuntu 10.10 server 64bit
> Entering:
>     ldapmodify -x -D 'cn=config' -W -f log.ldif
> Gives me:
>     Enter LDAP Password:
>     ldap_bind: Invalid credentials (49)

Run ldapmodify on the same box as the server, as root. Point to the
ldapi:/// URL, and use the EXTERNAL SASL mechanism. Drop the other
authentication args (-x, -D, -W)

    $ sudo bash
    # ldapmodify -Y EXTERNAL -H ldapi:/// ...rest of args...