certfind



CERTFIND(L)                                                        CERTFIND(L)




NAME

       certfind - find an entry based on a certificate


SYNOPSIS

       certfind [ options ] [ certificatefile ]


OPTIONS

       -hhostname
              connect to server hostname.

       -pport use port port instead of the usual LDAP port 389.

       -s     use  the  subject  distinguished name of the certificate and its
              issuer to search for the entry.  -n use the serial number of the
              certificate and its issuer to search for the entry.

       -d     increase debug level.

       -Dtargetdn
              add all the attributes specified to the entry with distinguished
              name targetdn.

       -bbinddn
              bind as user binddn to the directory.

       -wpassword
              use password to bind to the directory.



DESCRIPTION

       Certfind searches the directory for a node either having a userCertifi-
       cate  attribute  with  the given certificate as its value, or having an
       issuerDN attribute with the DN of the certificate issuer, and either  a
       subjectDN  or  a  serialNumber  attribute with the corresponding values
       from the certificate.  The certificate is either specified  as  a  cer-
       tificatefilename  argument  on  the  command line or read from standard
       input.



SEE ALSO

       cert2ldap(1)



AUTHOR

       Andreas F. Mueller <andreas.mueller@othello.ch>




MOD_AUTHZ_LDAP                     11/02/01                        CERTFIND(L)

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