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Re: Ghost/invisible subtree

On Sun, 2011-02-06 at 14:23 +0100, David Mohr wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm having a strange issue. I'm running openldap 2.4.23 (on debian), and
> after playing around with some software using my ldap server I now have
> a ghost subtree.
> 'Ghost' meaning that I cannot see this subtree, but if I try to add an
> entry that used to exist, I get an 'Already exists (68)' error. With
> slapcat I can see all the invisible entries.
> I tried to run slapindex, but that did not help. Then I created a dump
> using slapcat, deleted the database, and used slapadd to fill it with
> data again. Yet my subtree is still invisible.
> Does anyone have suggestions on how to solve this issue? I can't seem to
> find any information beyond slapcat & slapadd. I don't see any obvious
> issues in the ldif dump either.
> Any help?

For the record, it was a permissions issue. I did not keep in mind that
I can easily disallow access to the admin user by using a badly written
access control entry.