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Re: (ITS#6688) OpenLDAP 2.4.23 doesn't enforce ACLs on back-perl subordinate database

On 09/06/11 00:21, Quanah Gibson-Mount wrote:

>> An update on this bug report: with a modified slapd.conf and a small
>> patch to the back-perl module, I can use the ACL mask to ensure that the
>> perl search function doesn't get invoked if disallowed by the ACLs.
>> The patch works by creating a "fake" empty entry whose DN is the base of
>> the search, and then passing this entry into access_allowed() using code
>> borrowed from one of the other backends to either deny or allow access.
>> http://pastebin.siriusit.co.uk/perlacl/slapd2.conf
>> http://pastebin.siriusit.co.uk/perlacl/openldap-backperl-acls.patch
> These are not accessible.

Hi Quanah,

Ah yes indeed - that server was decommissioned last month. I've since 
reinstated the files from a backup onto a new server and updated DNS to 
point to it. Can you verify that you can now download them?

Many thanks,


Mark Cave-Ayland - Senior Technical Architect
PostgreSQL - PostGIS
Sirius Corporation plc - control through freedom
t: +44 870 608 0063

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