13.4. OpenLDAP Configuration Files
OpenLDAP configuration files are installed into the
/etc/openldap/directory. The following is a brief list highlighting the most important directories and files:
/etc/openldap/ldap.conf— This is the configuration file for all client applications which use the OpenLDAP libraries such as
ldapadd, Sendmail, Evolution, and Gnome Meeting.
/etc/openldap/slapd.conf— This is the configuration file for the
slapddaemon. Refer to Section 13.6.1, “Editing
/etc/openldap/slapd.conf” for more information file.
/etc/openldap/schema/directory — This subdirectory contains the schema used by the
slapddaemon. Refer to Section 13.5, “The
/etc/openldap/schema/Directory” for more information.
nss_ldappackage is installed, it creates a file named
/etc/ldap.conf. This file is used by the PAM and NSS modules supplied by the
nss_ldappackage. Refer to Section 13.7, “Configuring a System to Authenticate Using OpenLDAP” for more information.