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Vinnie Jenks
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Joined: Apr 26, 2004
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I'm in LDAP hell...I simply cannot get this chunk of code to authenticate on our active directory server.

First off, I don't know all that much about AD, LDAP or related stuff. Everything I know about JNDI I've learned in the last 2 hours.

I've been tasked w/ simply retrieving a list of users in AD and listing them out on a page. I wrote a simple class cobbled together from code I found while googling around.

Here's my class:

First I was getting an exception telling me that i was missing the file C:\winnt\krb5.ini. I found an example online, filled out to the best of my knowledge, and placed it in my winnt folder.

The contents of that file are:

Here's the exception I'm getting now:

I've been googling & tweaking for luck.

I'm completely at wits end...and not for lack of trying. I have no idea what further secret hoops I have to jump through to get this to work...can anyone help me out?


Vinnie Jenks
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Joined: Apr 26, 2004
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Not trying to be irritating here...just wondering if there's any hope for this situation? I've been googling for two weeks now w/ no progress...not one forum has posted a solution for me's looking bad!
I agree. Here's the link:
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