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These installation instructions assume
Commands are Unix-compatible.
The source path is /var/tmp, other paths are possible.
Installations were tested on Red Hat Linux 6.1 and 6.2.
All steps in the installation will happen in super-user account root.
OpenLDAP version number is 1.2.10
The Package(s) required are and available at:
|OpenLDAP FTP Site: 22.214.171.124|
|You must be sure to download: openldap-1.2.10.tgz|
Before you decompress tarballs, it is a good idea to make a list of files on the system before you install OpenLDAP, and one afterwards, and then compare them using diff to find out what file it placed where. Simply run find /* > OpenLDAP1 before and find /* > OpenLDAP2 after you install the software, and use diff OpenLDAP1 OpenLDAP2 > OpenLDAP-Installed to get a list of what changed.
Compile and decompress the tarball, tar.gz.
[root@deep] /# cp openldap-version.tgz /var/tmp [root@deep] /# cd /var/tmp/ [root@deep ]/tmp# tar xzpf openldap-version.tgz