determining if bind successful
michael at stroeder.com
Thu May 1 18:03:09 CEST 2003
Michael Engelhart wrote:
> Is there anything in the API that will let you determine whether a
> particular users login was successful or not? I'm using simple_bind to
> bind a user but it appears that if you type in anything, it will accept
> but just not give access rights. I want to be able to display a web
> page after a user tries to login that says "Username/Password were
> incorrect. please try again."
Mainly if simple_bind_s(who,cred) was successful with a non-empty password
in cred the "login" was successful. Otherwise one of the following
exceptions is usually raised:
Note the "usual" in the sentence above. Details depend very much on your
LDAP server (which one?). Many weird things out there...
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