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Re: WebIDauth - authentication service written in PHP.

From: Andrei Sambra <andrei@fcns.eu>
Date: Sun, 10 Apr 2011 13:26:53 +0200
To: Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>
Cc: public-xg-webid@w3.org
Message-ID: <1302434813.10883.109.camel@mayu>
On Sun, 2011-04-10 at 12:01 +0200, Henry Story wrote:
> On 9 Apr 2011, at 23:22, Andrei Sambra wrote:
> 
> > On Sat, 2011-04-09 at 22:07 +0100, Nathan wrote:
> >> Andrei Sambra wrote:
> >>> On Sat, 2011-04-09 at 13:05 +0200, Henry Story wrote:
> >>>> On 9 Apr 2011, at 12:44, Andrei Sambra wrote:
> >>>>> https://auth.fcns.eu/.
> >>>> I get on OSX Safari 5.0.4 (6533.20.27)
> >>>> 
> >>>> "Safari can’t open the page “https://auth.fcns.eu/” because Safari can’t establish a secure connection to the server “auth.fcns.eu”.
> >>>> 
> >>>> This is probably a problem with your ssl setup.
> >>> I don't see why. My server uses a valid SSL certificate, signed by a
> >>> known CA.
> 
> I applied the latest patches for OSX, rebooted and I still get that problem. Safari is a bit
> tricky with SSL. 
> I could not find anything about fcns in my keychain.
> 
> >> 
> >> blind off the top reply:
> >> 
> >> if you use startssl to issue free certs, safari doesn't have the trust 
> >> chain for it - iirc
> 
> This trust chain issue is a bit tricky. I think there was a post on it on the foaf-protocols
> list a little while ago. And the order is important. If someone can find it please post here
> and add to HOWTO on wiki.
> 
> 
> >> 
> > I'm afraid it's just a propagation error for now (dns cache maybe?). I
> > am now using a server certificate issued by AlphaSSL, which is indeed
> > trusted by most browsers. I hope it's just a temporary issue.
> 
> I don't think it is trusted by Firefox 4 by default. I had to add a security exception to it to
> get it to work. With Opera I connected without problem.
> 
Weird, I don't remember having to add an exception. (maybe it could be the Mac version - I'll test on my girlfriend's laptop later)

> > 
> >> that could be it,
> >> 
> >> best,
> >> 
> >> nathan
> >> 
> > 
> > 
> > 
> 
> Social Web Architect
> http://bblfish.net/
> 
Received on Sunday, 10 April 2011 11:26:43 UTC

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