Subversion access thru the LDAP

Discussion in 'Server Operation' started by gklinux, Dec 6, 2006.

  1. gklinux

    gklinux New Member

    HI guys,

    I have installed the subversion and wanna to give the access to comp user thru the LDAP ,here is my following httpd.conf location tag ,in return to access the url of repositories as follows gives me the following error....

    <Location /svn>
    DAV svn
    SVNParentPath /repos
    Require valid-user
    AuthBasicProvider ldap
    AuthType Basic
    AuthName "Development Server"
    AuthLDAPUrl ldap://*)
    AuthLDAPBindDN "CN=Gunakar ,OU=IND42,OU=Dev,OU=compUsers,DC=ind,DC=comp,DC=com"
    AuthLDAPBindPassword **********

    URL: to access

    the ERROR

    [Wed Dec 06 12:07:57 2006] [warn] [client] [31482] auth_ldap authenticate: user gp24799 authentication failed; URI /svn/pms [APR LDAP: Unable to initialize the LDAP connection][Can't contact LDAP server]

    can anyone help me out or atleast get me to trace the error reason,,,

    help wud be gr8ly appreciable......
  2. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

    Is your LDAP server running?
  3. gklinux

    gklinux New Member


    I dont have the LDAP server running anywhere exclusively.....
    Like I suse server 10.0 on running on my BOX,

    and I have just configured the thing I have mentioned earlier......

    and can you tell me how to start the ldap server if it has to exclusively start on my BOX...
  4. gklinux

    gklinux New Member

    Hey ,

    DO i need to start the server of the LDAP in /etc/rc.d/ ./ldap start .....

    as I bocz dont think so ,,but even I tried ..........

    it is given failed...........
  5. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

    There must be an init script for ldap in /etc/init.d (for example ldap or similar). You'd then start LDAP by running
    /etc/init.d/ldap start
  6. gklinux

    gklinux New Member

    I did that......
    but its of no use.....
    as BCOZ im not configuring the LDAP releatively no need of that......

    So, now can U suggest me any other issue......IM wrong with...??????

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