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From Eric Covener <cove...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: X.509 client certificates and LDAP authorization
Date Tue, 08 Sep 2009 17:05:10 GMT
On Tue, Sep 8, 2009 at 11:01 AM, Udo Rader<listudo@bestsolution.at> wrote:
> Typically, certificate based authentication needs to be "supported" by LDAP,
> the latter translating the certificate subjects into "real" usernames,
> useable by external applications via REMOTE_USER.

A change to mod_ssl to allow SSLUserName-like behavior with
FakeBasicAuth mostly solves this.  I prefer this to pulling the
information in the specific authz provider.

-- 
Eric Covener
covener@gmail.com

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