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[Bug 333733] Re: OpenLDAP credentials issue
This issue still exists in Ubuntu 16.04 and I don't think it's just a
In order to add a new schema (dn: cn=myNewSchema,cn=schema,cn=config) through an ldif file, I had to follow this:
In fact, the LDAP admin user (Manager) is not allowed to add new
schemas: the returned error is:
ldap_add: Insufficient access (50)
So, I think the Ubuntu configuration scripts are still missing some
steps when configuring the OpenLDAP server package.
Should I open a new bug?
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OpenLDAP credentials issue
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At the "Populating LDAP" stage I was getting 'credentials (49)'
All previous activities seemed to work just fine, but not that.
I eventually found that it worked if I first did:
sudo su openldap
I'm not sure whether I just found a way around another problem, or
whether this was an expected action before ldap administration.
It took me a while to find that because until then all seemed fine. It
asked for passwords as expected, ans seemed to do actions as expected.
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