Authentication by certificate

Matthieu Hallouin free hallouin.matthieu at
Mon Dec 10 15:40:48 EST 2007

Ken Murchison a écrit :
> Matthieu Hallouin free wrote:
>> hi,
>> is it possible to authenticate users by certificate ?
>> thanks
> If you mean by TLS client certificate, yes.  The client must present 
> the certificate to the server with the user's credentials, and then 
> authenticate using the 'EXTERNAL' SASL mechanism.

Thank you. I've got a problem with the SASL EXTERNAL. I can not find 
documentation or implementation on the web ... :-[

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