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Re: Imrovements to "OpenLDAP SSL/TLS How-To" (ITS#3325)

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At 12:33 AM 9/10/2004, schampailler@easynet.be wrote:
>Full_Name: Stefan Champailler
>Version: openldap-2.2.15
>OS: Debian Sarge
>URL: http://www.openldap.org/pub/ksoper/OpenLDAP_TLS_howto.html
>Submission from: (NULL) (
>Dear Sir,
>I've used your HOW-TO to set-up my LDAP and, although I'm still stick, it 
>helped greatly. I won't bother you asking for help, but rather make some 
>suggestions :
>- In section 6.2.1, you should explain that one can't have spaces at the end 
>of lines (my experience is that OL doesn't like them at all). Some editors 
>put additional spaces without warning.
>- In section 4.2, I think that if one is using ONLY its "localhost" to do a 
>test installation, then the certificate creation must somewhat be changed 
>(I'm not too sure about that). It'd be nice to tell what to do in case 
>someone wants to make a "sandbox".
>- Explain that if one doesn't install OpenLDAP clients in the standard 
>directory, then one might have to take care of setting up the appropriate 
>LDAPCONF environment variable. This is not mandatory (and explained in the 
>man pages) but, for some reason, I found it very hard to figure...
>Hope it helps !
>Best regards,
>Stefan Champailler
>PS: The URL of the howto is