nss_ldap - working or not, and how to?

Scot Hetzel swhetzel at gmail.com
Tue Sep 21 11:27:17 PDT 2004

On Tue, 21 Sep 2004 13:05:44 -0500, jcaldwell at ymcastlouis.org
<jcaldwell at ymcastlouis.org> wrote:
> I'm in desperate need of nss_ldap - it's one of the reasons I'm moving
> from NetBSD to FreeBSD - and wondering what the current state of it is,
> with 5.3BetaX? Also, is there anyone/where that can tell me what steps are
> needed to hook it into the system? I know it means recompiling some
> things, but I don't know exactly what and can't seem to find any good
> source.
> Any help at all would be appreciated.

I believe all you need to do is install the nss_ldap port, set up the
ldap server, and add ldap to /etc/nsswitch.conf on 5.x+.

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