[Samba] Samba LDAP user adding

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Wed Jan 29 21:36:57 GMT 2003

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On Wed, 29 Jan 2003, Jim Wharton wrote:

> I just installed samba 2.2.7 on Mandrake 9 with OpenLDAP support. I have set
> up OpenLDAP and everything is cool. When I try to add a user I get:
> [root at luna openldap]# smbpasswd -a jim
> New SMB password:
> Retype new SMB password:
> Failed to issue the StartTLS instruction: Connect error
> Failed to issue the StartTLS instruction: Connect error
> Failed to add entry for user jim.
> Failed to modify password entry for user jim
> so I jumped in to smb.conf and disabled ldap ssl = start tls. Then I got:

ldap ssl default to "on" which implies LDAPS.  if you want clear text 
communication, you need to set "ldap ssl = off"

cheers, jerry
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