LDAP interface examples
The scripts below are in the
examples folder of the interface.
They provide insight into the different capabilities of the interface.
- The LDAP interface installed as described in the interface’s
- The folder
ldap.qplaced either in the examples folder or (preferably) in the your
Root DSE query
Queries the server’s
rootDSE. Depending on the functionality your server supports, and its config, it may show attributes such as
supportedSASLMechanisms (supported security mechanisms for use in bind).
rootDSE is often used to discover what functionality an LDAP server may support, and information to identify the type of LDAP server, e.g. vendor details. The
rootDSE may be subject to access restrictions, so your server may require you to do a specific bind to retrieve these details.
The connection details within the script may need altering to communicate with your LDAP server.
Shows a search that works with the example LDAP server at:
The script includes searches such as searching for a user’s email. (This example server does not require a bind with user dn/password.)