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From Sander Temme <scte...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Proposed: PKI Authentication for secure web access
Date Sun, 21 Nov 2010 04:59:18 GMT

On Nov 20, 2010, at 12:39 PM, Rob Lemaster wrote:

> Thanks for the link Issac. If this is already in Apache, why isn't
> everyone using it?

Because key management is just too freaking hard, and too much of a management and support
burden.  

For God's sake, if we can't even get the Apache developer community to use PGP without handholding,
how would you expect the general public to handle this tech? 

S.

> On Sat, Nov 20, 2010 at 12:32 PM, Issac Goldstand <margol@beamartyr.net> wrote:
> 
>> Nope, you have full x509 based authentication out-of-the-box.  See
>> http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.2/ssl/ssl_howto.html#allclients
>> 
>>  Issac
>> 
> 
> 



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