Installing OpenLDAP Server on Ubuntu

Install the necessary packages:

sudo apt-get install slapd ldap-utils

During the installation, you will be prompted for a password for the admin user.

Reconfigure the slapd package:

sudo dpkg-reconfigure slapd

We will test the LDAP connection (should display “anonymous”):

ldapwhoami -H ldap:// -x

To manage LDAP, set up the web interface phpLDAPadmin:

sudo apt-get install phpldapadmin

To open the web interface phpLDAPadmin, type in the browser, where instead of, specify your domain.
On the opened page we will enter the password which was specified at installation, and where the login:


Restart example:

sudo /etc/init.d/slapd start

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