Novell Home

My Favorites

Close

Please to see your favorites.

novell-dhcpd fails to start with TLS error 5

This document (7012093) is provided subject to the disclaimer at the end of this document.

Environment

Novell Open Enterprise Server 11 (OES 11) Linux

Situation

Attempting to start novell-dhcpd fails with a TLS error 5
novell-dhcpd fails to read configuration out of eDirectory with tls errors.

Resolution

Examine the /etc/openldap/ldap.conf file and ensure the following line is included:

TLS_REQCERT   allow


Cause

Some modifications to the default ldap.conf file can cause this issue. A great troubleshooting step is to backup your current ldap.conf and replace it with a default one.  For your convenience, a default ldap.conf is found below:

#
# LDAP Defaults
#

# See ldap.conf(5) for details
# This file should be world readable but not world writable.

#BASE    dc=example,dc=com
#URI    ldap://ldap.example.com ldap://ldap-master.example.com:666

#SIZELIMIT    12
#TIMELIMIT    15
#DEREF        never
TLS_REQCERT allow




Disclaimer

This Support Knowledgebase provides a valuable tool for NetIQ/Novell/SUSE customers and parties interested in our products and solutions to acquire information, ideas and learn from one another. Materials are provided for informational, personal or non-commercial use within your organization and are presented "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND.

  • Document ID:7012093
  • Creation Date:05-APR-13
  • Modified Date:05-APR-13
    • NovellOpen Enterprise Server

Did this document solve your problem? Provide Feedback