[Samba] Problems with testing Openldapserver telnet localhost 389

Geoff Scott geoffs at guestshire.com
Tue Jun 7 08:06:07 GMT 2005

Tony Earnshaw wrote:

>> I didn't found any logfile about openldap in my /etc/openldap folder
>> and over "files searching" in the konqueror.
>> Thats my openldap folder:
> slapd will output to logfacility local4. By default that will go to
> syslog, under Linux that's /var/log/messages. Many people edit
> syslog.conf to output local4 logging to another file - I use
> /var/log/slapd.log. How to do this: man syslog.conf, edit syslog.conf
> to output to a new log, kill -HUP syslogd.    
> slapd logs at loglevel 256, which should go far in telling you why
> slapd is not running. 
> --Tonni

JHT added a section on configuring ldap logging and troubleshooting.  See:


Look at the section titled "Debugging Ldap"

Regards Geoff Scott

More information about the samba mailing list