Bug 637146

Summary: yum: ssl* options should be documented in yum.conf(5)
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Reporter: Tomas Hoger <thoger>
Component: yumAssignee: James Antill <james.antill>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: BaseOS QE Security Team <qe-baseos-security>
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Version: 5.5CC: borgan, ksrot
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Fixed In Version: yum-3.2.22-32.el5 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Description Tomas Hoger 2010-09-24 09:12:14 EDT
Description of problem:
yum in EL5 supports options that can be used to configure SSL certificate verification for non-RHN https-accessible yum repositories - sslcacert, sslverify, sslclientcert, sslclientkey.  These options are documented in newer yum versions (such as those in EL6 and current Fedora).  It would be nice to have them, and their default values, documented in EL5 too.

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Comment 11 errata-xmlrpc 2011-01-13 17:13:17 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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