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From Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot ...@marcelot.net>
Subject Re: [ApacheDS] DIGEST-MD5: cannot acquire password
Date Tue, 15 Feb 2011 18:26:17 GMT
Hi Cristiano,

AFAIR, ApacheDS requires passwords to be stored as plaintext to be able to use DIGEST-MD5
or CRAM-MD5 authentication mechanisms.

Regards,
Pierre-Arnaud
On mardi 15 février 2011 at 19:05, Cristiano Gavião wrote: 
> Hi,
> 
> I'm studying DS and Studio 1.5.7. I'm using a MacOSX 10.6.
> I've created my first server (on localhost and I've put dns on etc/hosts)
> containing two partitions: system and mycompany. I've created o=mycompany
> context with two units: ou=users and ou=groups.
> 
> It's was nice and easy to create and connect to and search my new ldap
> tree... :-)
> 
> But this first time I was using simple mechanism and I want something a
> little more secure. So, I've decide to setup DIGEST-MD5 mechanism and I've
> changed server.xml with this:
> Host: ldap.mycompany.com
> Principal: ldap/ldap.mycompany.com@MYCOMPANY.COM
> BaseDN: ou=users,o=mycompany
> 
> I've remove the users that I've create before and created new ones and setup
> userPassword to a MD5 new one.
> 
> Well, no so easy this time... doesn't work using both java Ldap api or
> studio connection. I'm getting the same error:
> 
>  LDAP: error code 49 - INVALID_CREDENTIALS: DIGEST-MD5: cannot acquire
> password for johnUser in realm : MYCOMPANY.COM
> 
> and I can't find anything about the problem on net.
> 
> I don't know more what to do. Could anyone help me with this please?
> 
> thanks a lot
> 
> Cristiano
> 

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