Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1256527
mod_nss NSS database initialization issues
Last modified: 2017-08-08 08:10:01 EDT
Description of problem:
mod_nss currently calls NSS_Init() directly which means that NSSCertificateDatabase and NSSDBPrefix are global options that are shown in the example nss.conf within the VirtualHost. This suggests that one may specify a different NSS database per vhost which is not possible because of the NSS_Init.
There are two options:
1. Use NSS contexts instead and potentially initialize a separate context per vhost, https://wiki.mozilla.org/NSS_Library_Init
2. Make the values global only and move them in the configuration file to make clear they are global.
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 24 development cycle.
Changing version to '24'.
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