On Wednesday 03 June 2009 07:25:53 am Yan Seiner wrote: > I've been trying to figure out how to get pam authentication working > with ldap. From what I've read, it should "just work". In my case, it > "just fails". > > No matter what I try, I get > > Jun 3 06:16:42 selene dovecot-auth: pam_ldap: reconnecting to LDAP > server... > Jun 3 06:16:42 selene dovecot-auth: pam_ldap: ldap_simple_bind Can't > contact LDAP server > > I get this with every service I try; not just imap. > > I've turned on debugging in ldap; pam is not connecting to the ldap > server at all. > > AFAICT, I have all of my pam modules set up correctly; at least I've > followed the debian pam + ldap wiki and it all seems to make sense, > except that pam never tries to actually connect to port 389. > /etc/pam_ldap.conf has all the correct uri for the ldap server. > > Is there some way to turn on debugging in pam? Some way to see what > it's doing? A way to examine the modules it's using? > > Thanks, > > --Yan There is debugging options for the PADL pam_ldap module for this. Not sure about /etc/pam_ldap.conf, since the default configuration file for the PADL module is /etc/ldap.conf, and you of course need to set the right stuff in nsswitch.conf too. -- Gary L. Greene, Jr. Sent from: peorth.tolharadys.net 08:31:00 up 30 days, 57 min, 3 users, load average: 0.67, 0.59, 0.60 ========================================================================== Developer and Project Lead for the AltimatOS open source project Volunteer Developer for the KDE open source project See http://www.altimatos.com/ and http://www.kde.org/ for more information ========================================================================== Please avoid sending me Word or PowerPoint attachments.
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