[Dovecot] Please help: LDAP configuration _almost_ works.
skdovecot at smail.inf.fh-bonn-rhein-sieg.de
Tue Apr 15 15:35:37 EEST 2008
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On Fri, 11 Apr 2008, Jack McKinney wrote:
> dn: dovecot needs a dn with which to search the database to find the
> user's DN based on their email.
This is done with an anonymous connection,
> Now that dovecot knows what the user's DN is, it will make a new
> connection to the LDAP server (this is my understanding of "auth_bind =
It will use the same connection, but bind() anew.
> yes") using "cn=Jack McKinney, ou=users, dc=lorentz, dc=com" and the
> password "test123". If this LDAP connection authenticates, then the
Does this work? Can you bind as this user?
I mean ldapsearch -D "cn=Jack McKinney, ou=users, dc=lorentz, dc=com" -x
- -w "test123" ?
> supplied by the user to try and authenticate to LDAP. If it succeeds,
> then the user can access their email.
Yeah, it works in my setup :-)
Did you sniffed the LDAP connection already?
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