By: fpernet

April 8, 2011 1:41 pm

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HOWTO: OpenLDAP 2.4.x Replication on SLES11 SP1

Introduction YaST has a module for the server and the client part of OpenLDAP (plus a very basic LDAP browser / editor). On SLES11 we had the following problems regarding the use of the YaST module and OpenLDAP server configuration: Database version only to store the configuration (cn=config). No way to set up any replication […]

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By: palaniappan1

August 18, 2009 3:36 pm

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DHCP – Manual Migration From OpenLDAP to eDirectory on SLES

This article provides information on how to migrate DHCP from OpenLDAP to eDirectory manually on SLES 9 or above, making sure that LDAP based applications do not break. SLES offers eDirectory to be used as an alternate to OpenLDAP, but applications already using LDAP on SLES would break unless there is a provision to migrate […]

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By: palaniappan1

August 7, 2009 11:44 am

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YaST – Manual Migration From OpenLDAP to eDirectory on SLES

This AppNote provides information on how to migrate YaST from OpenLDAP to eDirectory manually on SLES 9 or SLES 10, making sure that LDAP based applications do not break. SLES offers eDirectory to be used as an alternate to OpenLDAP. But applications already using LDAP on SLES would break unless there is a provision to […]

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By: mbruner1

July 9, 2009 12:50 pm

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LDAP Proxy Server to Multiple Sources

In order to get this to work properly I required the newest version of OpenLDAP that ships with Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11. The following two packages need to be installed along with all of their dependencies: openldap2 openldap2-back-meta version The versions I used were version 2.4.12-7.14 Once installed, you will find […]

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By: fpatterson

May 7, 2008 10:38 am

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How to migrate users from passwd to openLDAP, on a SLES 10 server

The openLDAP packages that Novell put in place on SLES 10 did not include the migration tools. There are some good migration tools to turn your /etc/passwd, /etc/group and /etc/shadow files into a ldap database. Please see http://www.padl.com/OSS/MigrationTools.html Let's suppose you copied the Migration files from the padl web site to the […]

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