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Re: lynx-dev Patch for SSL warning

From: Clemens Fischer
Subject: Re: lynx-dev Patch for SSL warning
Date: 21 Nov 2002 01:01:25 +0100
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David Woolley <address@hidden>:

>>  twice a request as I go about my business on a college server with a
>> self-signed cert. (lynx2.8.5dev9/netbsd1.5.2. Where is this coming from? I
> You need to install the signing certificate from a trusted source.  If

he said the cert is self-signed.  he would have to tell openssl that
this signature is trusted.

the reason for the "sudden" appearing of thes warnings might be the
better cert checking in recent openssl implementations.  from 0.9.7 on
they will even check revocation lists (CRLs) :)

maybe it's enough to fetch the servers certificate and put it into


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