as a new ldap user who likes cli , ldapscripts are simple to use. if you are used to using adduser / useradd type commands, you may like ldapscripts.

these are some quick notes. see docs and man pages for more info.

install

configure

we have this in /etc/motd.tail

********************  L D A P  *********************************
                Add user: sudo ldapadduser george pro
  Change user's Password: sudo ldapsetpasswd george
             Delete user: sudo ldapdeleteuser george
               Add group: sudo ldapaddgroup testgroup
     Add user to a group: sudo ldapaddusertogroup george testgroup
Remove user from a group: sudo ldapdeleteuserfromgroup george testgroup
  and type this for more: apt-file list ldapscripts|grep bin