YaST User Management module keeps asking for LDAP password even though LDAP is disabled

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 Support Pack 1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 Support Pack 1


On a server/client that previously had LDAP enabled, after disabling LDAP the YaST User Management module still keeps asking for a LDAP Server Password


In the YaST User Management module, go to Filter -> Customize filter, deselect LDAP and select Local. Repeat this in the Group Management module.

Alternatively, while YaST is shut down, edit the file /var/lib/YaST/users.ycp and change "ldap" to"local".


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  • Document ID:3396610
  • Creation Date: 13-Feb-2008
  • Modified Date:15-Mar-2021
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

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