Novell eDirectory is an X.500-compatible directory service for managing access to resources on multiple servers and devices on a network.
Server IP/domain: Server IP address or domain.
Port: Server port.
Bind DN: DN to use for authentication.Must be specified as a distinguished name (DN) in LDAP syntax.
Password: Password for the server.
Connection security: Connection security for the server.
Using encryption is recommended.
- Simple Send user credentials as unencrypted plain text.
- SSL/TLS Use Secure Sockets Layer/Transport Layer Security to encrypt the connection.
- STARTTLS Upgrade a non-encrypted connection by wrapping it with SSL/TLS after or during the connection process. Uses the default port.
Validate server certificate : When using a secured connection, validates the certificate on the external server.
Client certificate: Client certificate to use for establishing a secure connection.
To manage client certificates, go to Certificates.
Base DN: Base distinguished name (DN) for the server. The Base DN is the starting point relative to the root of the directory tree, where users are specified. Must be specified as a distinguished name (DN) in LDAP syntax. For example, O=Example,OU=RnD.
Click Get base DN to retrieve the Base DN from the directory.