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Re: libwww and SSL

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 14 Dec 1998 14:11:00 -0500
To: www-lib@w3.org
Message-ID: <367562C4.6DA07CA3@w3.org>
To: Hermann Gundel <hgu@software-ag.de>
Hermann Gundel wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> are there any known plans or activities to implement SSL(eay) hooks in
> libwww?

I don't - because of the obvious problems of having an SSL
implementation. I am frequently asked about this, however, and so there
may be enough interest to start this project. The libwww transport
architecture certainly allows sliding in various transports.

--
Henrik Frystyk Nielsen,
World Wide Web Consortium
http://www.w3.org/People/Frystyk
Received on Monday, 14 December 1998 14:11:10 EST

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