≡ Menu

OpenLDAP

How to Add LDAP Users and Groups in OpenLDAP on Linux

To add something to the LDAP directory, you need to first create a LDIF file. The ldif file should contain definitions for all attributes that are required for the entries that you want to create. With this ldif file, you can use ldapadd command to import the entries into the directory as explained in this [...]

{ 10 comments }

How Install and Configure OpenLDAP on CentOS / RHEL Linux

LDAP stands for Lightweight Directory Access Protocol. LDAP is a solution to access centrally stored information over network. This centrally stored information is organized in a directory that follows X.500 standard. The information is stored and organized in a hierarchical manner and the advantage of this approach is that the information can be grouped into [...]

{ 33 comments }