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Re: Getting SSL/TSL to work
--On Sunday, March 13, 2005 11:47 PM +0000 Dick Davies
* Hallvard B Furuseth <email@example.com> [0353 22:53]:
Dick Davies writes:
> * Hallvard B Furuseth <firstname.lastname@example.org> [0349 18:49]:
>> Well, you can turn off client-side server certificate validation,
> Incidentally, is there a way to disable server certificate checking in
> the OpenLDAP client libraries?
See 'TLS_REQCERT <level>' in 'man ldap.conf',
or ldap_set_option(ld, LDAP_OPT_X_TLS_REQUIRE_CERT,
&(int with value LDAP_OPT_X_TLS_<NEVER, ALLOW or TRY>)).
> We have some misconfigured ldap servers at work and had to resort to
> hacking the tls code from 2.1 into 2.2....
The above options existed - undocumented - even in OpenLDAP 2.0.0.
Hm. LDAP_OPT_X_TLS_REQUIRE_CERT is still undocumented.
Yeah, a ldap_set_option(3) manpage is long overdue. I usually resort to
trawling through ldap.h for likely looking suspects :)
Thanks for the tip, that should work great for most of my needs.
File an ITS with the text. ;)
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