[erlang-questions] Upgrading tcp connection to ssl (tls)

Toby Thain <>
Thu Aug 16 16:34:06 CEST 2007

On 16-Aug-07, at 11:09 AM, Christian S wrote:

> It seems like the ssl module doesnt support taking over a tcp
> connection and bootstrapping ssl/tls on it?
> I recall having seen this issue on the list once, but i cant find
> anything when searching for it.
> Is there any work on the ssl module, or undocumented features for  
> this?
> ejabberd use their own tls driver to communicate with openssl which
> seem to have support for promoting tcp to tls.  i guess this is time
> tested code that works well,
> another idea i had was to just connect back to a ssl port on the same
> machine and  relay the tcp traffic there? or doesnt this work? i have
> very little knowledge about the protocol in ssl/tls

Does this help at all?


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