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Re: Mutex lock in libraries/libldap/tls.c
I note that currently the API is designed such that
initialization of the API, destruction of the API, and LDAP
session initialization is to be serialized. When the API is
used as design, there should not be a problem.
Whether the API should be redesigned is another matter...
At 08:23 AM 2002-06-11, VANHULLEBUS Yvan wrote:
>While looking again in tls.c, I noticed a few cases when tls_def_ctx
>is read without locking tls_def_ctx_mutex.
>It may result in connections using a partial tls_def_ctx in some
>cases, and perhaps no connection at all in other cases.
>Connection established with a partial tls_def_ctx may not check some
>parameters, so may succed when it shouldn't.
>This problem is more important if using my other tls.c patch (sent to
>this list last week), because tls_def_ctx may be (re)initialized more
>than once in that case.
>Here is my patch, which has been made from a 2.0.23 + my other tls.c