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NIS/LDAP Gateway Version 2.2 Released

Supersedes: ypldapd-103

PADL is pleased to announce version 2.2 of the NIS/LDAP Gateway (ypldapd). This release, ypldapd-151, corrects the following issues since build 103 of version 2.1:

  • support for Solaris 10 x86, Mac OS X 10.5 and IRIX 6.5
  • support for Novell Modular Authentication Services (NMAS) universal passwords
  • support for SSL certificate authentication
  • support for specifying connect timeout to LDAP server
  • better handling of low free file descriptor conditions
  • ships with newer LDAP client library
  • correctly rebind in ldappasswd to referred servers
  • fixed Bug 130: don't include network in netmasks map
  • fixed Bug 123: flush shadow maps on password change
  • fixed Bug 106: LDAP errors cause ldappasswd to crash on Linux
  • miscellaneous bug and memory leak fixes

Note: NMAS and SSL are not supported on IRIX.

Version 2.2 is available immediately to all customers with a current support contract.

See here for a history of previous versions. This version is available for Solaris (SPARC and Intel), Linux (Intel), Mac OS X (PowerPC and Intel) and IRIX. AIX and FreeBSD are no longer supported.

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