The following reply was made to PR ports/69487; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Thomas-Martin Seck <email@example.com>
To: Oliver Eikemeier <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: ports/69487: [Maintainer] www/squid: use OpenLDAP 2.1
Date: Sat, 24 Jul 2004 12:16:55 +0200
* Oliver Eikemeier (email@example.com):
> Thomas-Martin Seck wrote:
> >This sounds plausible, too, unfortunately I do not have an LDAP server
> >to test against and squid bug #1018 says "with OpenLDAP 2.1 it works"
> >and when I asked Edwin Groothuis for feedback he said the vendor patch
> >would make no difference, the problem depended on the OpenLDAP version.
> squid bug #1018 also tells you to do
> /usr/local/libexec/squid/squid_ldap_auth -b o=BarNet,c=AU -f uid=%s -h
Thanks, I overlooked that. I assumed that the test scenario was a local
one and did not look closer.
> I'm CC'ed on the squid bug, which he will hopefully grab soon. The
> latest patch should break LDAP authentication, on all platforms no
> matter which OpenLDAP version used, so you can expect to see messages on
> the Squid lists soon.
Ok. I guess we can leave the port as is for now and close this PR. I'd
like to see the patch's information removed from distinfo, though. Would
you mind committing this part? Thanks!