Bug#480041: confirmation that debian #480041 is a gnutls problem, and steps to reproduce

Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos nmav at gnutls.org
Sun Nov 23 09:02:10 CET 2008

Joe Orton wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 22, 2008 at 01:54:43PM -0500, Daniel Kahn Gillmor wrote:
>> On Sat 2008-11-22 03:05:03 -0500, Joe Orton wrote:
>> [0 dkg at squeak cdtemp.oNUHIC]$ svn co https://foo.example.org/svn/monkey/trunk/gorilla
>> svn: OPTIONS of 'https://foo.example.org/svn/monkey/trunk/gorilla: 
>> Could not read status line: SSL error: Decryption has failed. 
>> (https://foo.example.org)
>> [1 dkg at squeak cdtemp.oNUHIC]$ 
>> But it's still not just going ahead with the checkout the way it does
>> when i use the openssl version of libneon.  Can i give you more
>> detailed debugging info somehow?
> Interesting, thanks for trying that out.  I'm not sure what else neon 
> could do to make this work correctly so I think further diagnosis based 
> on packet traces will be needed.  I can try to work on that sometime in 
> the coming week, with luck.
> It might be useful to modify gnutls-cli to call gnutls_rehandshake() in 
> the same fashion as my patch to neon, to get some debugging traces from 
> GnuTLS, if you wanted to try that.

The git version of gnutls-cli (both in main and 2.6 branches) support
this behavior.


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