LDAP is based on the client-server model and is used for directory services. It describes the communication between the LDAP client and the directory server. Object-related data, such as personal data or system configurations, can be read from such a directory.
|Name under which this authentication mechanism settings is saved
|The position of the execution of the respective authentication mechanism – the higher the number, the earlier the respective authentication mechanism is used. If same numbers are available, the sequence is determined lexicographically ascending
|The authentication mechanism
|The hostname of the server may be an IPv4 address or a fully-qualified hostname (FQHN)
|The port of the server
|The entry point for the directories