Why does sos make changes to ldap.conf on RHEL ?

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  • I am trying to find out if there are any mechanisms that might change the bindpw in /etc/ldap.conf from that password it should be to the value '***'.
  • Yesterday, we saw that the bindpw had changed as described above.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • sos package earlier than sos-1.7-9.27.el5

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