Help connecting to remote ldap server

Phil Mayers p.mayers at
Fri Jun 25 12:49:22 CEST 2010

On 24/06/10 17:33, John Dennis wrote:
> On 06/24/2010 12:21 PM, Raymond Norton wrote:
>> [ldap] looking for reply items in directory...
>> WARNING: No "known good" password was found in LDAP.  Are you sure that
>> the user is configured correctly?
> You don't have the userPassword mapped in /etc/raddb/ldap.attrmap
> But even if you did, ldap has this:
> userPassword:: e1NIQX13ak83dXhlS3FYR0NFVlhPTEVzVUo4OW9DWFE9

:: => base64-encoded

i.e. above is equivalent to:

userPassword: {SHA}wjO7uxeKqXGCEVXOLEsUJ89oCXQ=

...and is merely an LDIF convention.

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