ns-slapd crashes randomly with segmentation fault in libslapd.so.0.0.0

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • ns-slapd dies randomly with a segfault similar to :
ns-slapd[28937]: segfault at 0 ip 0000003e05e45540 sp 00007fce90df2d60 error 4 in libslapd.so.0.0.0[3e05e00000+fd000]
  • dirsrv error logs show interactive bind errors, e.g.:
slapi_ldap_bind - Error: could not perform interactive bind for id [] mech [GSSAPI]: error -1 (Can't contact LDAP server)


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6.6
  • Identity Management (IdM) 3.0 with package 389-ds-base-
  • referential integrity and memberof plugins enabled

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