* Bruce Momjian (br...@momjian.us) wrote: > On Mon, Dec 2, 2013 at 03:57:45PM -0500, Andrew Dunstan wrote: > > > > On 12/02/2013 03:44 PM, Tom Lane wrote: > > >Bruce Momjian <br...@momjian.us> writes: > > >>Let me ask a simple question --- can > > >>you put only the client cert on the client (postgresql.crt) and only the > > >>root cert on the server (root.crt), and will it work? > > >Yes, that's surely always worked. > > > > Not if the client has been signed by an intermediate CA, surely. > > Either the server must have the intermediate CA cert in its root.crt > > or the client must supply it along with the end cert. > > Right. Tom is saying that for his openssl version, he had to have the > client supply a certificate _matching_ something in the remote root.crt, > not just signed by it.
Err, no.. That's not right. The client certificate needs to be *signed* by the root certificate, or by an intermediate which is signed by the root and is available to the server for verification. The client certificate does *not* need to exist in the root.crt... Thanks, Stephen
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