Changing password as administrator

Avinash Sultanpur avinash at sultanpur.org
Tue Oct 6 14:23:02 CEST 2009


Michael Ströder wrote:
> Avinash Sultanpur wrote:
>   
>> What is the equivalent of running the below command in python-ldap?
>>
>>     ldappasswd -x -D <root_dn> -w <root_pw> -s secret_password \
>>         uid=user000,ou=People,dc=example,dc=com
>>     
>
> ldap_conn = ldap.initialize(...)
> ldap_conn.simple_bind_s('<rootdn>,'<rootpw>')
> ldap_conn.passwd_s('uid=user000,ou=People,dc=example,dc=com',None,'<newpassword>')
>   

Thanks Michael. I didn't realize I could use 'None' for the old password!

-Avinash




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