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Learning openldap 2.4 cn=config usage

Last time I setup a OpenLDAP server to provide authentication for a small group of servers and services I configured it using slapd.conf which is now referred as “old style”. As such, packages in Ubuntu Server 12.04 ship with cn=config and no legacy slapd.conf. Well, apparently a lot has changed, but the documentation is lagging for an almost first time ldap-admin.
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