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From cove...@apache.org
Subject svn commit: r1761220 - /httpd/httpd/branches/2.4.x/docs/manual/mod/mod_ssl.html.en
Date Sat, 17 Sep 2016 13:13:46 GMT
Author: covener
Date: Sat Sep 17 13:13:46 2016
New Revision: 1761220

URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?rev=1761220&view=rev
Log:
xform


Modified:
    httpd/httpd/branches/2.4.x/docs/manual/mod/mod_ssl.html.en

Modified: httpd/httpd/branches/2.4.x/docs/manual/mod/mod_ssl.html.en
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/httpd/httpd/branches/2.4.x/docs/manual/mod/mod_ssl.html.en?rev=1761220&r1=1761219&r2=1761220&view=diff
==============================================================================
--- httpd/httpd/branches/2.4.x/docs/manual/mod/mod_ssl.html.en (original)
+++ httpd/httpd/branches/2.4.x/docs/manual/mod/mod_ssl.html.en Sat Sep 17 13:13:46 2016
@@ -2658,13 +2658,9 @@ The following levels are available for <
      the client <em>has to</em> present a valid Certificate</li>
 <li><strong>optional_no_ca</strong>:
      the client may present a valid Certificate<br />
-     but it need not to be (successfully) verifiable.</li>
+     but it need not to be (successfully) verifiable. This option
+     cannot be relied upon for client authentication.  </li>
 </ul>
-<p>In practice only levels <strong>none</strong> and
-<strong>require</strong> are really interesting, because level
-<strong>optional</strong> doesn't work with all browsers and level
-<strong>optional_no_ca</strong> is actually against the idea of
-authentication (but can be used to establish SSL test pages, etc.)</p>
 <div class="example"><h3>Example</h3><pre class="prettyprint lang-config">SSLVerifyClient
require</pre>
 </div>
 



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