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Re: CA cert and ldaprc handling issues in OpenLDAP
Is the use of environment variables in this case thread safe? ie., can
I set one thread LDAPNOINIT, but use the default ldap.conf in another
without a possible race condition?
Kurt D. Zeilenga wrote:
At 03:58 PM 2002-05-13, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
(i) How does a programmer control wether the OpenLDAP library searches for
the ldaprc ( ldap.conf ) file?
I believe that in some conditions, that doing so might be a security risk.
By setting LDAPNOINIT in the environment.
(ii) Is there a way to specify which ldaprc file to use at runtime?
yes, though environment variables.
(iii) How can a program at runtime specify a CA cert file to trust? ie.,
specify the TLS_CACERT option at runtime?
You can set TLS options using ldap_set_option().