Multiple BaseDN's - How Do I Do This?

Phil Mayers p.mayers at
Fri May 9 13:09:56 CEST 2008

Rob VanDusen wrote:
> I'm very new to both Linux and FreeRadius, so please excuse me if
> this is too easy a question. After a couple weeks of fighting,
> reading, testing and reconfiguring - I finally managed to get
> FreeRadius 2.x working with my Novell eDirectory. Right now my eDir
> tree is made up of 6 "O's" - one for each building in the
> organization. It looks something like this:

Sorry, that's a bit confusing; are you saying you don't have a common 
top-level O or OU

That is, is the current basedn:



If so, you've got problems (and if I may say so, that's a rather unwise 

> My current config will check via LDAP against a NetWare box and
> authorize anyone in the ESB container - but I can't get it to look at
> any of the other containers. I tried doing multiple instances of the
> LDAP module - but that resulted in the server not authorizing anyone.

> How would I set this up so I can add the other O's as Base DN's? I'd
> really appreciate any instructions that a slightly dim bulb could
> follow.
> -Rob
> - List info/subscribe/unsubscribe? See

More information about the Freeradius-Users mailing list