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Re: Can someone explain to me about SSL?

From: James Avery <avery@wapmore.com>
Date: Thu, 4 Apr 2002 17:10:03 +0200 (CEST)
To: "Wells, Richard" <Richard.Wells@fmr.com>
cc: <www-lib@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.32.0204041709080.23257-100000@mail.wapmore.com>
On Thu, 4 Apr 2002, Wells, Richard wrote:

> Hello
>
> I am trying to add SSL connectivity and functionality to an app we have that
> uses libwww. I have libwww 5.3.2 built, and the app works with that today
> with no problems. I see that there is an SSL directory under source, but it
> doesn't seem to build, or create any library. Reading through what I could
> find in the documentation, such as it is, I get the sense that I need some
> other component to this, the openSSL library? Is this correct? And once I
> have that, and built, do I need to do anything in the libwww build to get it
> to use it?

Download and install the OpenSSL library, then configure libwww with the
--with-ssl option.

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  Med venlig hilsen,
    James Avery <avery@wapmore.com>
Received on Thursday, 4 April 2002 10:04:29 GMT

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