Bug 103007 - authconfig breaks /etc/{,openldap/}ldap.conf
authconfig breaks /etc/{,openldap/}ldap.conf
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: authconfig (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jindrich Novy
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2003-08-25 04:06 EDT by Piero Calucci
Modified: 2013-07-02 18:58 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-09-06 04:36:15 EDT
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Description Piero Calucci 2003-08-25 04:06:09 EDT
Description of problem:

authconfig writes bad baseDN for ldap authentication in /etc/ldap.conf and

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 4.2.12-3

How reproducible: always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. launch authconfig
2. select "use ldap" in User Information Configuration and Authentication
3. write dc=my,dc=domain in base DN
Actual results:

base dc=my.dc=domain in /etc/ldap.conf
BASE dc=my.dc=domain in /etc/openldap/ldap.conf

Expected results:

base dc=my,dc=domain in /etc/ldap.conf
BASE dc=my,dc=domain in /etc/openldap/ldap.conf

Additional info:

prevents ldap authentication; breaks ldap clients
Comment 1 Nalin Dahyabhai 2003-08-26 08:37:10 EDT
Works for me.  Are you quite certain that it was typed in correctly?
Comment 2 Nalin Dahyabhai 2003-08-26 08:42:24 EDT
4.2.12-3 was shipped in RHL 8.0, not 9.  Changing version.

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