NAM 3.0: LDAP error 16 in agent log files with alias objects

  • 10083497
  • NOVL89686
  • 22-May-2003
  • 14-Jul-2005

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Cannot bind as an Alias

Cannot authenticate as an Alias

A LDAP error of 16 is see in the Agent log files with Alias Objects

LDAP Contextless login fails to authenticate


Open the properties of the LDAP server object for the Agent’s LDAP server.  On the General tab check "Dereference aliases when resolving names."  Apply the change and refresh the NLDAP server.


For more information on how to use DSTRACE to capture LDAP information Click Here

For more information on how to setup Contextless Login Click Here

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