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Manual Reference Pages  -  LDAPWHOAMI (1)

NAME

ldapwhoami - LDAP who am i? tool

CONTENTS

Synopsis
Description
Options
Example
Author
Acknowledgements

SYNOPSIS

ldapwhoami [ -V[V]] [ -d debuglevel] [ -n] [ -v] [ -x] [ -D binddn] [ -W] [ -w passwd] [ -y passwdfile] [ -H ldapuri] [ -h ldaphost] [ -p ldapport] [ -e [!]ext[=extparam]] [ -E [!]ext[=extparam]] [ -o opt[=optparam]] [ -O security-properties] [ -I] [ -Q] [ -N] [ -U authcid] [ -R realm] [ -X authzid] [ -Y mech] [ -Z[Z]]

DESCRIPTION

ldapwhoami implements the LDAP "Who Am I?" extended operation.

ldapwhoami opens a connection to an LDAP server, binds, and performs a whoami operation.

OPTIONS

-V[V] Print version info. If -VV is given, only the version information is printed.
-d debuglevel
  Set the LDAP debugging level to debuglevel. ldapwhoami must be compiled with LDAP_DEBUG defined for this option to have any effect.
-n Show what would be done, but don’t actually perform the whoami operation. Useful for debugging in conjunction with -v.
-v Run in verbose mode, with many diagnostics written to standard output.
-x Use simple authentication instead of SASL.
-D binddn Use the Distinguished Name binddn to bind to the LDAP directory. For SASL binds, the server is expected to ignore this value.
-W Prompt for simple authentication. This is used instead of specifying the password on the command line.
-w passwd Use passwd as the password for simple authentication.
-y passwdfile
  Use complete contents of passwdfile as the password for simple authentication.
-H ldapuri
  Specify URI(s) referring to the ldap server(s); only the protocol/host/port fields are allowed; a list of URI, separated by whitespace or commas is expected.
-h ldaphost
  Specify an alternate host on which the ldap server is running. Deprecated in favor of -H.
-p ldapport
  Specify an alternate TCP port where the ldap server is listening. Deprecated in favor of -H.
-e [!]ext[=extparam]
-E [!]ext[=extparam]
 

Specify general extensions with -e and whoami extensions with -E. '!' indicates criticality.

General extensions:

  [!]assert=<filter>    (an RFC 4515 Filter)
  !authzid=<authzid>    ("dn:<dn>" or "u:<user>")
  [!]bauthzid           (RFC 3829 authzid control)
  [!]chaining[=<resolve>[/<cont>]]
  [!]manageDSAit
  [!]noop
  ppolicy
  [!]postread[=<attrs>] (a comma-separated attribute list)
  [!]preread[=<attrs>]  (a comma-separated attribute list)
  [!]relax
  sessiontracking
  abandon,cancel,ignore (SIGINT sends abandon/cancel,
  or ignores response; if critical, doesn’t wait for SIGINT.
  not really controls)

WhoAmI extensions:

  (none)

-o opt[=optparam]
 

Specify general options.

General options:

  nettimeout=<timeout>  (in seconds, or "none" or "max")
  ldif-wrap=<width>     (in columns, or "no" for no wrapping)

-O security-properties
  Specify SASL security properties.
-I Enable SASL Interactive mode. Always prompt. Default is to prompt only as needed.
-Q Enable SASL Quiet mode. Never prompt.
-N Do not use reverse DNS to canonicalize SASL host name.
-U authcid
  Specify the authentication ID for SASL bind. The form of the ID depends on the actual SASL mechanism used.
-R realm Specify the realm of authentication ID for SASL bind. The form of the realm depends on the actual SASL mechanism used.
-X authzid
  Specify the requested authorization ID for SASL bind. authzid must be one of the following formats: dn:<distinguished name> or u:<username>
-Y mech Specify the SASL mechanism to be used for authentication. If it’s not specified, the program will choose the best mechanism the server knows.
-Z[Z] Issue StartTLS (Transport Layer Security) extended operation. If you use -ZZ, the command will require the operation to be successful.

EXAMPLE

    ldapwhoami -x -D "cn=Manager,dc=example,dc=com" -W

SEE ALSO

ldap.conf(5), ldap(3), ldap_extended_operation(3)

AUTHOR

The OpenLDAP Project <http://www.openldap.org/>

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

OpenLDAP Software is developed and maintained by The OpenLDAP Project <http://www.openldap.org/>. OpenLDAP Software is derived from University of Michigan LDAP 3.3 Release.
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