Sending null BaseDN

Walter Huf walter.huf at
Thu Oct 11 16:13:07 CEST 2012

For a certain use-case of mine, I need to connect to the Active
Directory Global Catalog port of 3268 and do a search with a BaseDN of
"". What is the correct way to do this with FreeRADIUS?
The solution I have come up with is to change the LDAP xlat function to
not escape any spaces, which allows my use-case to work by configuring a
BaseDN of " ".

What is the correct way?

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