python-ldap hanging for 15 minutes under certain conditions

Michael Ströder michael at
Fri Feb 4 17:15:39 CET 2011

Rich Megginson wrote:
> OpenLDAP 2.4.23 supports Mozilla NSS (triple licensed 
> GPLv2+/LGPLv2+/MPL) for crypto
> Fedora 14 and later use this instead of OpenSSL

I see some benefits using Mozilla NSS especially with LDAP clients. But I
wonder whether we could use it from python-ldap via OpenLDAP just like Mozilla
clients use it. I'm thinking of support for PKCS#11 tokens and adding trusted

Ciao, Michael.

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