[horde] Possible Bug in LDAP Auth

Ralph Ballier ballier at mail.schule.de
Wed Jan 4 15:23:53 UTC 2017

  Zitat von Jens Wahnes <wahnes at uni-koeln.de>:

> On Tue, Jan 03 2017, at 22:48:16 +0100, Ralph Ballier wrote:
>> I had the same problem. I have made an update to "Horde Groupware
>> Webmail Edition 5.2.17" with "pear upgrade -a -B -c horde".
>> On the configuration page was the only striking line
>> "Horde (horde) 5.2.13 Configuration is out of date"
>> Then I clicked the button "Update all configurations".
>> After that the line had disappeared and everything seemed to be all right.
>> But no one could log in afterwards.
>> I have the new file horde/config/conf.php compared with the previous
>> file. I noticed that the new file is only three lines apart from the old
>> file (they are new):
>> $ Conf ['ldap'] ['user'] ['uid'] = 'uid';
>> $ Conf ['ldap'] ['user'] ['objectclass'] = array ('*');
>> $ Conf ['ldap'] ['user'] ['filter_type'] = 'objectclass';
>> I do not know how these lines have come into the file. In any case, no
>> login has been possible. I have reused the previous conf.php and thus
>> there are no more problems.
>> But now it is still on the configuration page that the Horde
>> configuration is out of date (see above).
>> The LDAP log contains an entry similar to that given by Roellig.
> As discussed in the other thread that deals with this problem ("Horde
> 5.2.13 (final)"), the note that the configuration file needs updating
> will disappear if you replace the third (or so) line of conf.php (old
> version without the 3 lines mentioned above) which starts with "// $Id"
> with the "ID line" from the newer version of conf.php.  But this only
> suppresses the notification that an update of the configuration file is
> required. So it's just a workaround, not a solution to the problem.
> Jens

The line // $ Id: 78acbab5980b3b1531db0732c3611a17deae7c83 $    was of  
course also new. I have replaced the previous line and now the message  
has disappeared. I have no idea why the exchange of this line was  


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