[Pdns-users] Status of the LDAP backend in 3.0 release

Sten Spans sten at blinkenlights.nl
Tue May 17 18:47:01 UTC 2011

On Tue, 17 May 2011, Christopher Wood wrote:

> On Sat, May 14, 2011 at 09:12:25PM +0200, bert hubert wrote:
> (SNIP)
>> If you make a script that sets up LDAP so that I can test, I'll see. But I'm
>> not going to delve into anything, you need to get me something that after
>> I've apt-get installed the ldap server it sets up a working powerdns
>> environment.
>> 	Ber
> The attached script works for me on Debian Squeeze to set up a quick test ldap directory, without stepping on anything you already have (it will turn off your current slapd). I've confirmed that I can point a PowerDNS (pdns-3.0-rc2.20110514.2193) installation at this directory and retrieve results with dig.
> This was my pdns.conf:
> #----------
> launch=ldap
> ldap-host=ldap://localhost:389/
> ldap-basedn=dc=dns
> ldap-binddn=cn=Manager,dc=dns
> ldap-secret=password
> ldap-method=tree
> webserver
> #----------

Running slapd with a 1024+ port should allow tests without
stopping slapd or root privileges....

Sten Spans

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