Clément, thanks a bunch! That is what I have been looking for. Answers both of my questions below.
From: Clément OUDOT [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Tuesday, August 20, 2013 14:27
To: Steppacher Ralf
Subject: Re: How to start slapd without slapd.conf?
2013/8/20 Steppacher Ralf <email@example.com>
And how to use such a bootstrap LDIF? Starting slapd with -f pointing to the LDIF does not work. That is what I have been looking for and could not find.
Here is a little documentation on how initialize your cn=config from the LDIF :