[Nottingham] Problem running slappasswd in centos5

richard at tannery.co.uk richard at tannery.co.uk
Thu Jul 10 14:02:51 BST 2008

> Hi guys,
> Can you tell me what I am doing wrong. I am trying to create a md5
> password for the use of openldap. I have done this before on Suse and
> had no problem creating one there but I just get the message "slappasswd
> command not found..." in centos5.
> The files appear to be there in /usr/sbin/ (although they look like
> links to the files needed)and I have installed the files for openldap,
> bind and the cyrus files which I thought would solve the issue but to no
> joy. What am I doing wrong in centos or what else do I need to download
> to be able to create an md5 password?

Hi Pat,

Have you tried running it as a root user?



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