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OpenLDAP

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Anybody here familiar with setting up OpenLDAP? I'm trying to set it up right now, and it's proving to be a royal PITA. There are no specific guides out there for it and the ones that are out there are all different from each other. I've pieced together a configuration that should work from the things I've read, but the main issue I'm running into is I am getting the error message

ldap_bind: Invalid credentials (49)

I get this when I do the ldapadd command or the ldapsearch command. Any insight on this? The log I have set in slapd.conf apparently isn't logging (set to log in /var/log/ldap.log so I can't see anything there. Slapd service is started, I've started and stopped it multiple times.
 

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#2
have you tried samba5? i hear it has a much better ldap interface built in.