Package openldap

LDAP support libraries

http://www.openldap.org/

OpenLDAP is an open source suite of LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access
Protocol) applications and development tools. LDAP is a set of
protocols for accessing directory services (usually phone book style
information, but other information is possible) over the Internet,
similar to the way DNS (Domain Name System) information is propagated
over the Internet. The openldap package contains configuration files,
libraries, and documentation for OpenLDAP.

File Formats (Section 5)
ldap.conf
If the environment variable LDAPNOINIT is defined, all defaulting is disabled. The ldap.conf configuration file is used to set system-wide defaults to be...
ldif
The LDAP Data Interchange Format (LDIF) is used to represent LDAP entries and change records in text form. LDAP tools, such as ldapadd(1) and ldapsearch(1)...