Directory Service Settings Using iDRAC7 Web Interface
To test the
LDAP directory service settings:
In iDRAC7 Web Interface, go to
iDRAC Settings >
User Authentication >
Directory Services >
Generic LDAP Directory Service.
Generic LDAP Configuration and Management page displays the current generic LDAP settings.
Enter the user name and password of a directory user that
is chosen to test the LDAP settings. The format depends on the
Attribute of User Login is used and the user name entered must
match the value of the chosen attribute.
testing LDAP settings with
Enable Certificate Validation checked, iDRAC7 requires that the LDAP server be identified by the
FQDN and not an IP address. If the LDAP server is identified by an
IP address, certificate validation fails because iDRAC7 is not able
to communicate with the LDAP server.
NOTE: When generic LDAP is
enabled, iDRAC7 first tries to login the user as a directory user.
If it fails, local user lookup is enabled.