ldap client failed to bind to ldap server

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http://serverfault.com – I have a windows ldap client setup and I have been able to connect to it using the gui ldap admin client. When I try to connect to it using my ubuntu 12.04 client I get the following error in my auth.log: Aug 21 16:38:20 uby getent: nss_ldap: failed to bind to LDAP server ldap://pdc.ad.company.com:389: Invalid credentials (HowTos)