LDAP Simple Authentication Fail with "LDAP Error: Can't Contact LDAP Server'" Message

(Doc ID 2317172.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Why can I not login via LDAP Simple plugin and Plugin authentication_ldap_simple reported: 'Ldap_authentication::user_bind failed LDAP error: Can't contact LDAP server'?
 

Solution

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