ldbmodify without asking for password every time

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Fri Apr 20 06:15:23 MDT 2012

On Fri, 2012-04-20 at 13:54 +0200, steve wrote:
> Hi
> I have a script which has this:
> ldbmodify -H ldap:// -UAdministrator /some/file
> Specifying a local url such as path/to/sam.ldb is not possible. 
> Administrator has done kinit
> Is it possible to use kerberos?
> I've tried -k yes  --krb5-ccache=/some/place
> but it still asks for a password. In a loop in a script, well...

Use ldap://hostname rather than an IP address or localhost, as we need a target hostname for kerberos to work.

Andrew Bartlett

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Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org

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