_ldaprenameuser - renames a POSIX user account in LDAP.
_ldaprenameuser <old username|uid> <new username>
<old username | uid>
The old name or uid of the user to rename.
The new name of the user.
ldaprenamegroup(1), ldaprenamemachine(1), ldapscripts(5).
The ldapscripts are provided under the GNU General Public License v2
(see COPYING for more details). The latest version of the ldapscripts
is available on : http://contribs.martymac.com
Group entries will NOT be updated. This means several groups may
contain users that NO LONGER exist after having renamed a user. Home
directories are NOT renamed (neither in he LDAP directory, nor on the
No bug known.
January 1, 2006 _ldaprenameuser(1)