Setting up an Openldap server

The MI department provides an Openldap server at each workstation (Ubuntu / Linux only). The LDAP manager credentials are:

Bind DN:


Bind password:


In addition Apache Directory Studio is in place and may serve as a means to conveniently establish LDAP communications. Console geeks may use ldapmodify and friends.

Set up a connection to your local LDAP server
  1. Open Apache Directory Studio.

  2. Activate the LDAP perspective.

  3. In the Connections window right click New Connection ... like in

  4. Configure a connection to localhost using the above bind parameters.