Search-Filter for LDAP (MS Active Directory)

Michael Ströder michael at
Fri Oct 15 08:56:48 CEST 2004

Dirk Hagemann wrote:
> Michael Ströder schrieb:
>> Note that you have to bind as a real user with appropriate access 
>> rights since anonymous search is disabled in Active Directory by 
>> default.
> The script will run under my logged on user with domain-admin rights - 
> so will will not have to authenticate a second time.

This is not relevant. The python-ldap module and the underlying OpenLDAP 
libs does not care about your logged on Windows user.

=> You have to explicitly bind.

Ciao, Michael.

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