[CentOS] securing ldap with tls and security

Tue May 24 21:41:34 UTC 2011
Devin Reade <gdr at gno.org>

--On Tuesday, May 24, 2011 02:12:51 PM -0700 Paul Heinlein
<heinlein at madboa.com> wrote:

> This /etc/ldap.conf works well for me on CentOS 5:
> ----- %< -----
># failover doesn't work using the newer 'uri' directive.
># can go to ldap1; use ldap2 for backup
> host ldap1.domain.com ldap2.domain.com
> port 389

I have a working failover config that uses the uri syntax:

  uri ldaps://ldap1.example.com ldaps://ldap2.example.com

Note that 'port' is _not_ set in my config file.