[Mono-dev] mod_mono and client certificates - no worky?
jnmiller at cryptofreak.org
Mon Mar 10 17:06:18 EDT 2008
On Mon, Mar 10, 2008 at 1:51 PM, Sebastien Pouliot
<sebastien.pouliot at gmail.com> wrote:
> It's been quite a while since I last looked at this but I think client
> certificates are not supported by mod_mono (but only XSP). At least I
> don't recall testing them...
At first I thought this might be the problem too, but in the 1.1.17
changelog I found the following:
Added support for X.509 client certificates. It's now possible to use
System.Web.HttpClientCertificate with Apache. Certificate validation
can be done by Apache, Mono or both (default). [Hubert Fongarnand,
which seems to indicate that support does exist..?
I considered looking through the mod_mono code earlier, but the fact
that the CERT_FLAGS variable was not even set made me think it was
actually Apache that wasn't sending the appropriate info to mod_mono
rather than mod_mono not supporting the interpretation of those
variables. Perhaps mod_mono isn't actually requesting that info from
As is probably obvious, I have no idea what I'm talking about. Any
suggestions on where to start would be most welcome, heh.
PGP Fingerprint | 5f7adbbe bfc60727 96dca94c 616d5080 09e3e846
More information about the Mono-devel-list