nss_pcache <semid> <fips on/off>
A helper program used by the Apache httpd mod_nss plug-in to store the NSS PKCS #11 token password pins between restarts of Apache.
Whenever an Apache httpd process configured to use the mod_nss plug-in is started, this program will be automatically invoked via reference to the mod_nss configuration file stored under /etc/httpd/conf.d/nss.conf which contains the following default entry:
# Pass Phrase Helper:
# This helper program stores the token password pins between
# restarts of Apache.
# NOTE: Located at '/usr/sbin/nss_pcache' prior
# to 'mod_nss-1.0.8-22'.
The semaphore which corresponds to the mod_nss plug-in registered with the Apache httpd process during startup.
- <fips on/off>
Specifies whether FIPS mode should be enabled, on, or disabled, off. By default, FIPS mode is disabled, and no variable is specified in /etc/httpd/conf.d/nss.conf. To enable FIPS mode, establish password access for the specified NSS security databases, and specify the following variable in /etc/httpd/conf.d/nss.conf:
Report bugs to http://bugzilla.redhat.com.
Rob Crittenden <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
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