Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 122129
Can't authenticate via LDAP set up with authconfig (works with FC1)
Last modified: 2014-08-31 19:26:08 EDT
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Description of problem:
With FC1, I can configure with 'authconfig' (Cache, LDAP, TLS) and
authentication works. With FC2 test3 the ldap.conf looks good, but I
fail to authenticate.
/var/log/security says: "pam_ldap: ldap_starttls_s: Connect error"
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install FC2 test3
2. Authconfig (Cache, LDAP, LDAP Authentication, TLS, <server>, <dn>)
Actual Results: nscd gets restarted,
Expected Results: should be able to log in (works with FC1)
See bug 112262
The work-around on Fedora Core 2 release is to disable TLS in
Authconfig, and use kdm instead of gdm (which requires TLS for some
I don't have this problem in FC2t3 But I do have this problem in Fc2.
I'm thinking there seem to be a packages related to this have not been
From the Mailling list
Is the Solution.
Bug can close.
The documentation in ldap.conf says that tls_checkpeer no is the default.
I'm a newbie, can someone tell me how this info will get back to the
This has been reported again as new bug # 123877.
To Nalin, or whoever packaged this: Please, please, please change the comments in the
default configuration file if you change the source/build options! I wasted huge amounts
of time because the comments still said that "tls_checkpeer no" was the default.
Just been bitten by this under FC3.
Could the ldap.conf comment be changed please? :-)
This also affects RHEL 4.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 123877 ***