Searching in Active Directory (also using LDAP in Windows)

Michael Ströder michael at
Tue Mar 25 18:29:15 CET 2003

Rudy Schockaert wrote:
> I also tried Python-LDAP, but no avail either.

Which version, which platform?

 > Has anyone been able to access or search Active Directory succesfully?

Yes, with python-ldap running on Linux. Make sure you have proper access 
rights. There are a bunch of security config options in M$ AD.

> Does anyone know of another LDAP module for Python on Windows?

In theory one should be able to build OpenLDAP and python-ldap on Win32. 
Contributed binaries welcome!

> I can always send some example scripts if someone's interested.


Ciao, Michael.

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