[tpop3d-discuss] Re: Other TLS issue

Chris Lightfoot chris at ex-parrot.com
Wed, 13 Nov 2002 20:10:16 +0000

On Wed, Nov 13, 2002 at 09:00:06PM +0100, Angel Marin wrote:
> OE 4 is a buggy SSL client and it needs four connections to establish a SSL
> session.
>  1. SSL_accept: no shared cipher
>  2. SSL_accept: unknown protocol
>  3. SSL_accept: no shared cipher (again)
>  4. SSL connection is finally established
> As far as I remember setting some of the  SSL_OP_..._BUG options (or all of
> them SSL_OP_ALL) of the SSL_CTX object solved this. I suppose this options
> solve more issues, but OE4 one is what I see on my logs. Not sure if there
> were more things to do for solving this, sorry but my memory is not what it
> used to be)

I've added support for this option in CVS. (The
workarounds are on by default, but can be switched off
from the config file.) I haven't had a chance to test this

``When I am right, I get angry. Churchill gets angry when he's wrong.
  So we were often angry at each other.'' (Charles De Gaulle)