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Re: OpenLDAP replication 'credentials'

Mark W Apperson <Mark_W_Apperson@raytheon.com> wrote:

> We will be using OpenLDAP with TLS, and also plan to use the OpenLDAP
> replication as well.
> I would like to keep plain text passwords out of config files.  We are
> using the '{SSHA}' configuration option for the 'rootdn' configuration
> variable.  Is there something similar that I can use for the replication
> 'credentials'?

What about using certificate authentication? That completely removes the
need for a replication password.

Emmanuel Dreyfus