[Mediawiki-l] How to export user password from Mediawiki MySQLdatabase to OpenLDAP

Lane, Ryan Ryan.Lane at ocean.navo.navy.mil
Thu Aug 23 22:16:39 UTC 2007


> Hi Alexis and Daniel,
> 
> Thanks so much for your responds.
> 
> So is there means it is almost impossible to export the user password
from
> Mediawiki to OpenLDAP by just copy and paste the hash string?
> 
> Thanks
> 
> Kind Regards
> 
> Eric Jiang


Yes. Unless you know the original password, you can't get a usable hash
(unless you write support into OpenLDAP for mediawiki's hash).

V/r,

Ryan Lane



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