Sending null BaseDN

Walter Huf walter.huf at
Mon Oct 15 16:15:24 CEST 2012

In my case, I needed to use an expansion to either use a empty BaseDN or
use a specific domain's BaseDN if the user did not provide a domain
The code for the expansion returns an error if the expansion returns 0
as the length of the result.

On ĵaŭ, 2012-10-11 at 16:24 +0100, Phil Mayers wrote:
> On 11/10/12 15:13, Walter Huf wrote:
> > 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?
> Why doesn't it work if you just use an empty string? From the code, I 
> can't see any reason it would fail.
> e.g.
> ldap ldap_gc {
>   ...
>   basedn = ""
>   ...
> }
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