[sudo-workers] Compiling sudo for AIX 5.3 with LDAP

Wong Ren Ren.Wong at comverse.com
Tue Sep 13 15:36:33 EDT 2011

Ho Todd,

Yes. with /etc/ldap.conf, it works.
Thanks you for your assistance.


-----Original Message-----
From: Todd C. Miller [mailto:Todd.Miller at courtesan.com]
Sent: Tuesday, September 13, 2011 2:45 PM
To: Wong Ren
Cc: sudo-workers at sudo.ws
Subject: Re: [sudo-workers] Compiling sudo for AIX 5.3 with LDAP

On Tue, 13 Sep 2011 11:24:39 PDT, Wong Ren wrote:

> BTW, there is no /etc/sudo.conf nor /etc/ldap.conf. (Since this is
> IBM LDAP,the file is /etc/security/ldap/ldap.cfg)
> Is it necessary to have a /etc/ldap.conf?  Truss of the sudo shows
> the following:

You must have /etc/ldap.conf unless you set a different file name
using the --with-ldap-conf configure argument.  Note that the IBM
/etc/security/ldap/ldap.cfg has a different syntax than the ldap.conf
sudo is expecting.

 - todd

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