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RE: CLient certificates

> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-openldap-software@OpenLDAP.org
> [mailto:owner-openldap-software@OpenLDAP.org]On Behalf Of

> Howdy folks,
> I did some poking around in the archives and on google, and couldn't
> seem to find a conscise writeup on integrating client certificates
> into OpenLDAP. Does anyone have any good URLs stashed away?
> I am also curious which attributes can be used to manage these, and
> what encoding mechanism is recommended for storing these in the
> directory.
> Thanks for any insight/pointers,
> Ryan

That's what the userCertificate attribute is for. Store it in DER format.
slapd's internal certificateMatchingRule handlers operate on DER format.

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