Ah I see. No such option at this time that I am aware of.
On May 11, 2017, at 1:42 PM, Daniel Le <daniel.le(a)exfo.com>
Indeed, similarly to "telnet -b <client-local-address>" or Microsoft LDAP
client API function ldap_set_option(LDAP_OPT_SOCKET_BIND_ADDRESSES...) and my system is a
From: Michael Ströder [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Thursday, May 11, 2017 4:26 PM
To: Quanah Gibson-Mount <quanah(a)symas.com>; Daniel Le <daniel.le(a)exfo.com>;
Subject: Re: Client binding to a specific local address
Quanah Gibson-Mount wrote:
> --On Thursday, May 11, 2017 6:38 PM +0000 Daniel Le <daniel.le(a)exfo.com>
>> Thanks for the answer, however the -h <URI/URL> appears to be a server
>> (slapd) option. I'm looking for the LDAP client side which uses OpenLDAP
>> libldap and liblber libraries.
> You may wish to more carefully read my response (Hint: -h and -H are not the same
> thing). You may also wish to refer to the man pages for client utilities such as
> ldapsearch, (which use the LDAP client side API).
Maybe there's a misunderstanding:
As I read it Daniel asks for setting the client's *out-going* IP address, something
telnet -b <local-address>. Probably he's on a multi-homed host or has a more
IP configuration and has to use a specific out-going address for getting his packets
accepted by the server.