The LDAP_BIND_EPWD statement specifies an encrypted password for the LDAP search user.
Linux, UNIX, and Windows
LDAP_BIND_DN, LDAP_BIND_PWD, LDAP_SASL_MECH
variable, enter an encrypted password for the LDAP search user that is identified in the LDAP_BIND_DN statement.
You can create an encrypted password in the PowerExchange Navigator by selecting
If both of the following conditions apply, PowerExchange uses the default value, which is an empty string, as the search user password:
You do not define the LDAP_BIND_PWD statement or the LDAP_BIND_EPWD statement.
You do not both define the LDAP_TLS statement to require client certification and define the LDAP_SASL_MECH=EXTERNAL statement.
An empty string is acceptable if the LDAP server has been configured to allow anonymous access.
If you define the LDAP_TLS statement to require client certification and define the LDAP_SASL_MECH=EXTERNAL statement, the value of LDAP_BIND_EPWD is ignored. The credentials of the search user are determined from the client certificate and the certificate mapping of the LDAP server.