Bug 220556 - LDAP Authentication client configuration misleading statement
Summary: LDAP Authentication client configuration misleading statement
Status: New
Alias: None
Product: Documentation
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Documentation (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: amd64 Any
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Assignee: freebsd-doc mailing list
URL: https://www.freebsd.org/doc/en/articl...
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Reported: 2017-07-08 07:56 UTC by varun729
Modified: 2017-07-08 07:59 UTC (History)
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Description varun729 2017-07-08 07:56:13 UTC
I was setting up LDAP Client on a FreeBSD 11.0-RELEASE-p1 fresh installation.

I followed the setup instructions from https://www.freebsd.org/doc/en/articles/ldap-auth/article.html﷒0﷓

Section 3.2 mentions that "The net/nss_ldap port uses the same configuration file as security/pam_ldap, and should not need any extra parameters once it is installed."

However, in my setup, I found out that I need to copy /usr/local/etc/ldap.conf to /usr/local/etc/nss_ldap.conf