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LDAP fast bind authentication fails when the expected bind DN is not uid

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.11.1
  • LDAP fast bind


  • LDAP fast-bind authentication fails
  • ONTAP uses a fixed bind DN of uid
  • The LDAP server expects a different bind DN
  • OpenLDAP logging example:
Dec 11 22:33:44 srv slapd[1234]: conn=12345 fd=46 ACCEPT from IP= (IP=
Dec 11 22:33:44 srv slapd[1234]: conn=12345 fd=46 TLS established tls_ssf=128 ssf=128
Dec 11 22:33:44 srv slapd[1234]: conn=12345 op=2 BIND dn="uid=userx,ou=Users,dc=Accounts,o=ABC" method=128
Dec 11 22:33:44 srv slapd[1234]: conn=12345 op=2 RESULT tag=97 err=49 text=

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