phpldapadmin for Samba4 SWAT?

simo idra at
Tue Sep 4 12:40:15 GMT 2007

On Tue, 2007-09-04 at 16:36 +1000, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> I expect to release Samba4 alpha1 as-is, unless I get some violent
> objections.  But I want to look forward to a resolution on the SWAT and
> management question. 
> I had a chat with tridge today, and we had a play with phpldapadmin,
> against Win2k3, and it works very well.  
> As such, I wonder if, rather than continue with our own LDB browser in
> SWAT, if we should instead either generate a apache config snippit to
> host phpldapadmin, or host phpldapadmin (via PHP as a CGI binary) in

phpldapadmin is available in most distributions, I used it in the past
and find it very nice, but I am completely opposed in distributing it
inside samba. Let the admins use it if they want, but I see no reason
why we should distribute it.

> Are there any other (good) LDAP web-based LDAP browsers we should
> consider?  At this stage, the less work we have to duplicate the
> better...

Not that I know.


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer
email: idra at

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