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by: egulik1 January 11, 2013 8:11 AM PST

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ldap restore from ldif file problem

by egulik1 - 1/11/13 8:11 AM

I have a problem with restoring from a ldiff backup file that I did just recently using this command:
[CODE]$ ldapsearch -h localhost -p 1389 -D cn=admin -w somepassword -b "dc=somedomain,dc=com" "objectclass=*" |perl -p -0040 -e 's/\n //' >> 01102013.vl34.ldiff[/CODE]

I removed everything from ldap using Apache Directory Studio but when I tried using this command:

[CODE]$ sudo ldapadd -h localhost -p 1389 -x -D cn=admin -w somepassword -f 01102013.vl34.ldiff[/CODE]

I get this:
adding new entry "dc=somedomain,dc=com"
adding new entry "ou=services,dc=somedomain,dc=com"
and couple of more lines like that but then I get this:

*** stack smashing detected ***: ldapadd terminated
======= Backtrace: =========
======= Memory map: ========
00110000-00111000 r-xp 00000000 00:00 0 [vdso]
00111000-0011d000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 278303 /lib/
0011d000-0011e000 r--p 0000b000 fd:00 278303 /lib/
0011e000-0011f000 rw-p 0000c000 fd:00 278303 /lib/
0011f000-00124000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 261484 /lib/
00124000-00125000 r--p 00004000 fd:00 261484 /lib/
00125000-00126000 rw-p 00005000 fd:00 261484 /lib/
006df000-00728000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 284863 /lib/
00728000-00729000 r--p 00048000 fd:00 284863 /lib/
00729000-0072a000 rw-p 00049000 fd:00 284863 /lib/
0072a000-0072e000 rw-p 00000000 00:00 0
00730000-00737000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 284864 /lib/
00737000-00738000 r--p 00007000 fd:00 284864 /lib/
00738000-00739000 rw-p 00008000 fd:00 284864 /lib/
00739000-00760000 rw-p 00000000 00:00 0
007aa000-007c7000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 284837 /lib/
007c7000-007c8000 rw-p 0001d000 fd:00 284837 /lib/
007d4000-007d8000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 284849 /lib/
007d8000-007d9000 r--p 00003000 fd:00 284849 /lib/
007d9000-007da000 rw-p 00004000 fd:00 284849 /lib/
007e1000-007ff000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 284832 /lib/
007ff000-00800000 r--p 0001d000 fd:00 284832 /lib/
00800000-00801000 rw-p 0001e000 fd:00 284832 /lib/
00803000-0098f000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 284833 /lib/
0098f000-00991000 r--p 0018c000 fd:00 284833 /lib/
00991000-00992000 rw-p 0018e000 fd:00 284833 /lib/
00992000-00995000 rw-p 00000000 00:00 0
00997000-0099a000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 284840 /lib/
0099a000-0099b000 r--p 00002000 fd:00 284840 /lib/
0099b000-0099c000 rw-p 00003000 fd:00 284840 /lib/
009b6000-009cd000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 284838 /lib/
009cd000-009ce000 r--p 00016000 fd:00 284838 /lib/
009ce000-009cf000 rw-p 00017000 fd:00 284838 /lib/
009cf000-009d1000 rw-p 00000000 00:00 0
00aea000-00afc000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 284835 /lib/
00afc000-00afd000 r--p 00011000 fd:00 284835 /lib/
00afd000-00afe000 rw-p 00012000 fd:00 284835 /lib/
00b21000-00b36000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 284845 /lib/
00b36000-00b37000 ---p 00015000 fd:00 284845 /lib/
00b37000-00b38000 r--p 00015000 fd:00 284845 /lib/
00b38000-00b39000 rw-p 00016000 fd:00 284845 /lib/
00b39000-00b3b000 rw-p 00000000 00:00 0
00c7f000-00c8c000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 261714 /lib/
00c8c000-00c8d000 r--p 0000d000 fd:00 261714 /lib/
00c8d000-00c8e000 rw-p 0000e000 fd:00 261714 /lib/
05af8000-05b11000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 43422 /usr/lib/
05b11000-05b12000 r--p 00018000 fd:00 43422 /usr/lib/
05b12000-05b13000 rw-p 00019000 fd:00 43422 /usr/lib/
05b25000-05b70000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 284874 /lib/
05b70000-05b71000 r--p 0004a000 fd:00 284874 /lib/
05b71000-05b72000 rw-p 0004b000 fd:00 284874 /lib/
05bd2000-05bd5000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 284850 /lib/
05bd5000-05bd6000 r--p 00002000 fd:00 284850 /lib/
05bd6000-05bd7000 rw-p 00003000 fd:00 284850 /lib/
05bd9000-05d0d000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 43393 /usr/lib/
05d0d000-05d10000 r--p 00134000 fd:00 43393 /usr/lib/
05d10000-05d12000 rw-p 00137000 fd:00 43393 /usr/lib/
05d14000-05d4e000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 284848 /lib/
05d4e000-05d4f000 r--p 00039000 fd:00 284848 /lib/
05d4f000-05d50000 rw-p 0003a000 fd:00 284848 /lib/
05d50000-05d52000 rw-p 00000000 00:00 0
05d5f000-05d7b000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 42912 /usr/lib/
05d7b000-05d7e000 r--p 0001c000 fd:00 42912 /usr/lib/
05d7e000-05d7f000 rw-p 0001f000 fd:00 42912 /usr/lib/
05d81000-05da9000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 43395 /usr/lib/
05da9000-05dab000 r--p 00027000 fd:00 43395 /usr/lib/
05dab000-05dac000 rw-p 00029000 fd:00 43395 /usr/lib/
05dae000-05de7000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 43394 /usr/lib/
05de7000-05de9000 r--p 00038000 fd:00 43394 /usr/lib/
05de9000-05dea000 rw-p 0003a000 fd:00 43394 /usr/lib/
08048000-0805a000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 43523 /usr/bin/ldapmodify
0805a000-0805b000 r--p 00011000 fd:00 43523 /usr/bin/ldapmodify
0805b000-0805c000 rw-p 00012000 fd:00 43523 /usr/bin/ldapmodify
0805c000-0809e000 rw-p 00000000 00:00 0 [heap]
b7fed000-b7ff2000 rw-p 00000000 00:00 0
b7ffc000-b8000000 rw-p 00000000 00:00 0
bffeb000-c0000000 rw-p 00000000 00:00 0 [stack][/CODE]

I guess the process fails because not all data are imported, I did some research but can't seem to find

a real solution to that. I was hoping that someone could shed some light on that problem or maybe

solution if that happened to someone in the past?
I'm using CentOS 6.3 - 2.6.32-279.5.1.el6.i686 with OpenDS-2.2.1 for ldap.

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