Authentication with LDAP on DragonFly BSD

Francois Tigeot ftigeot at
Sun Jun 29 01:43:43 PDT 2014

On Sat, Jun 28, 2014 at 10:44:08AM -0400, Predrag Punosevac wrote:
> I assume on DF? Could you please post short howto if authentication with
> LDAP works on LDAP?

I used the documentation on

> I personally do not care one or another way (OpenBSD
> uses ypldap and works like a charm). It was earlier suggested on this
> mailing list that LDAP should the same way on DF as on Free or NetBSD.
> Since I do not currently have any NetBSD machines I went FreeBSD way.

LDAP setup should be quite similar on most modern Unix-like systems. I
remember using Debian instructions when I encountered a minor problem.

You could also install nss_ldap manually now that it is in dports.

Francois Tigeot

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