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Re: nss_ldap, pam_ldap, SSL and certificate-based client



On Tue, 19 Sep 2000, Ben Collins wrote:

> > 	I also would like to know if pam-ldap support certificate-based
> > client authentication which mean the ldap client will send its own
> > certificate for ldap server to authenticate.
> 
> If you are looking at using cert's to authenticate the user that pam_ldap
> is authenticating, you can't do it (AFAIK). Pam-ldap will use a client
> cert to authenticate itself to the server, where it can then authenticate
> the user by the password it asked for.

	I was precisely talking about the pam-ldap cert... how do I put
that in a way that pam-ldap/nss_ldap can reach it? What kind of
certificate is needed and how I build it?

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