[CentOS] httpd LDAP auth module

Wed Jan 12 16:28:43 UTC 2011
Joseph L. Casale <jcasale at activenetwerx.com>

>>I am looking at LDAP module for Apache httpd for authentication. The
>>'yum install' gives me 'mod_authz_ldap.i386 0:0.26-9.el5_5.1', whereas
>>on Apache documentation site I find mod_authNz_ldap module. Both
                                                                    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^  ^^^^^^^

>>modules appear to be different looking at available directives. Any
>>clues or suggestions on which module should be used? Where can I find
>>documentation for mod_authz_ldap?
>Look inside your httpd.conf file, it will answer that one for you. RHEL's httpd
>supports ldap auth as shipped.
>What I did in my httpd.conf file;


Your question was about modules, in your httpd.conf you find a list of _modules_
it loads... That should remove the ambiguity around which documentation to follow.

See the line:
LoadModule authnz_ldap_module modules/mod_authnz_ldap.so