On 04/09/2013 12:11 PM, Simo Sorce wrote:
> On Tue, 2013-04-09 at 11:18 -0400, Dmitri Pal wrote:
>> On 04/09/2013 10:19 AM, Simo Sorce wrote:
>>> On Tue, 2013-04-09 at 16:02 +0200, Martin Kosek wrote:
>>>> On 04/08/2013 05:09 PM, Martin Kosek wrote:
>>>>> On 04/08/2013 03:47 PM, Dmitri Pal wrote:
>>>>>> On 04/08/2013 08:42 AM, Martin Kosek wrote:
>>>>>>> On 04/08/2013 10:48 AM, Jan Cholasta wrote:
>>>>>>>> On 8.4.2013 10:47, Jan Cholasta wrote:
>>>>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>>>>> this patch fixes <https://fedorahosted.org/freeipa/ticket/3552>.
>>>>>>>>> Honza
>>>>>>>> Re-sending with correct subject.
>>>>>>> I tested the change both for upgrades and for fresh installs and it 
>>>>>>> worked fine
>>>>>>> both cases, even when testing with Firefox enforcing mode.
>>>>>>> So far, as the biggest issue in current process I see NSS not being 
>>>>>>> able to
>>>>>>> fallback to other defined OCSP responder (I tested with Firefox 20). 
>>>>>>> This way,
>>>>>>> Firefox will fail validating the FreeIPA site when the first tested OCSP
>>>>>>> responder is not available (e.g. the original IPA CA signing the http 
>>>>>>> cert, or
>>>>>>> an `ipa-ca.$domain` host that is currently not up).
>>>>>> Have we filed a ticket with FF?
>>>>> AFAIU, this is rather NSS issue, that Firefox issue. There is a bug open 
>>>>> for NSS:
>>>>> https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=797815
>>>>> Rob seems to have more context about this bug background.
>>>>> Martin
>>>> We may want to wait with pushing this patch until we get some response in 
>>>> the
>>>> NSS Bugzilla above. If our request is rejected, we may be forced to use 
>>>> just a
>>>> single CRL/OCSP (which would be probably the general one) and thus 
>>>> supersede
>>>> patch 123.
>>> Well it will have to depend on when you create certs.
>>> The first IPA server own cert should probably point at the ipa server
>>> name. Then we should warn in bold letters that the user should create
>>> such and such a DNS name if they did not let IPA handle DNS.
>>> If we can handle DNS then any other use can refer to the common name
>>> which can be an A name with multiple entries (each IPA CA server should
>>> be listed there by default and the record should be changed at ca
>>> replicas install/decommission time, however we should allow admins to
>>> add/remove names as well manually in case they want to add proxies otr
>>> conceal some of the CA servers.
>>> We may also want to change the RA client code to use that record to
>>> fetch certs.
>>> Simo.
>> I see a lot of RFEs in this comment.
>> Are we going to file them?
> We'll see how NSS is going to respond to the ticket, and then adjust
> accordingly.
> Simo.
Well... time to adjust... accordingly ;-)

Thank you,
Dmitri Pal

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