On Wed, Nov 04, 2009 at 07:22:53AM -0700, Rich Megginson wrote:
Jens Ådne Rydland wrote:
> Right. And when I try to run setup-ds-admin.pl -u I'm asked about misc.
> information that I don't have readily available, but most of it is
> auto-filled in, and I guess it stored in some configuration file from
> the previous time the admin-server was set up?
Right. /etc/dirsrv/admin-serv/adm.conf mostly. The only information
you must provide is the admin password. Everything else should be
Yes, everything is auto-filled in, except that when using just the
auto-filled in information I get the error "Invalid credentials". So I
suspected that I had somehow gotten the password wrong, and tried
resetting it, but this didn't help.
> Seems like no matter what I enter it returns "Error: No
such object" or
> "Error: Invalid credentials". At least the last one I suppose means it
> managed to connect to the LDAP server, but got the wrong admin password
> or something? If it is the wrong password, how can I reset it?
Do you use the console? What username and password do you use? I
suppose you could also use the directory manager DN and password for
your configuration directory server (the server that holds the
Using the console isn't possible as the console doesn't start, as stated
in my first message in this thread. That is, I can't login with the
console at least, it fails with
"netscape.ldap.LDAPException: error result (32); No such object".
I use the same username and password for the console that I've always
used, and this is the same as what I enter when running
setup-ds-admin.pl, which is rejected with "Error: Invalid credentials".
I have also tried resetting this password following the howto at
this didn't help either.
regards, Jens Ådne Rydland