ssl/tls and ldap?

Jens Vagelpohl jens at
Wed Oct 22 22:28:54 CEST 2003

On Wednesday, Oct 22, 2003, at 13:09 US/Eastern, Anthony Barker wrote:

> I was wondering if it is possible to use the ldap libraries to access 
> an ldap directory on port 636 using ssl.
> I couldn't find anything about it in the documentation.

ldap.initialize lets you pass in both simple LDAP URIs or TLS/LDAP 
URIs, such as "ldaps://".

Your underlying LDAP libraries must be built with SSL support to make 
this work.


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