Questions tagged [ldap]

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) is an application protocol for accessing and maintaining distributed directory information services over an Internet Protocol (IP) network.

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How to configure Ubuntu as an LDAP client?

How to configure Ubuntu 12.04 as LDAP client with PAM modules?
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SSH allow windows AD groups(with Special charactors)

I have join my linux to windows domain succesfully, and now everyone in the domain is able to log in to the server by using ssh. But we only want to allow certain users from a group to log in. ...
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'Failed to find session configuration default' (lightdm.log)

When trying to log onto a Kubuntu 14.04 LTS system. I noticed that all users would pass, when logging in via ssh, but graphical login (i.e. LightDM with the KDE greeter) would just be possible for ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 login screen with LDAP users, no "other..." [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I enable the “Other” user for login with Active Directory? We've upgraded recently to Ubuntu 12.04 desktop and have issue with the new login screen. When ...
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16.04 server: enabling LDAP authentication causes systemd-logind to fail

I'm stumped here, sorry if I'm missing something obvious. I had a 16.04 server authenticating against LDAP that stopped working last time I ran updates, and I built a clean 16.04 server from scratch, ...
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LDAP server set-up

I'd like to set up LDAP to act as central authentication of 2 web applications running on the same server. Whats the simplest step-by-step way to go about this from scratch? In the long run I'd also ...
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Error trying to get a non-existent value (appearance, password_hash) in LDAP

I have installed LDAP and phpLDAPadmin on my Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr). It is working, and I'm able to access phpLDAPadmin GUI and am also able to create OU and groups using the GUI, but I'm not ...
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How to configure Evolution to use DavMail's LDAP contacts?

My doubts are in the Authentication Section: Authentication Method ?! Session? And I also don't know how to fill in the Details tab: Search base ? Search Scope ? Search filter ? How should I fill ...
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Where are passwords stored?

How do you figure out where are user's passwords stored, for users that can login? I know the system is using LDAP for users (username, home path, etc.), but it doesn't contain any kind of passwords. ...
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Where is the dc=example,dc=com ldap dit?

I am following the server guide for ubuntu 14.04 LTS and I am trying to setup ldap but I have a problem. There is supposed to be a dit named dc=example,dc=com but when I type ldapsearch -x -LLL -H ...
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Enabling OpenLdap authentication in ubuntu 18.04

I am trying to enable LDAP authentication on my ubuntu client. So far I tried the following instructions: https://www.tecmint.com/configure-ldap-client-to-connect-external-authentication/ https://www....
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Auto creating accounts

I'm wondering if there is any way to configure Ubuntu or install special software which could allow to automatically create user account when user login first time (without any special privileges, ...
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Install LDAP on ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to configure OpenLDAP on Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS and Clients (Ubuntu 14.04 and/or Linux Mint 17). It works with su command, ssh or in terminal but it doesn't work on login screen. Just ...
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user management for 10+ ubuntu machines

We have two ubuntu servers and 10 ubuntu client machines. I want to maintain all users from the server something like Active Directory in windows. Is there any GUI for maintaining and achieving such ? ...
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NFS4: 18.04 Client : force NFS ver=4.0 ? (ldap map, multiple client versions)

autofs map via LDAP. NFS4 - Server: Ubuntu 10.04 NFS4 - Clients: Ubuntu 10.04, 14.04, 18.04 To mount a NFS4 resource of a 10.04-server to a 18.04-client mount-option "vers=4.0" is required. Otherwise ...
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Ubuntu Landscape - LDAP authentification

We want to implement an LDAP authentication on our Landscape server. The landscape documentation says, that its possible but we didn't find any solution.