[erlang-questions] Re: SSL and client authentication

Ingela Andin <>
Wed Nov 17 09:14:10 CET 2010


Hi!

It is possible and easy to upgrade an existing connection to a ssl-connection
if the peers agreee to do so using the erlang ssl-API.

Regards Ingela Erlang/OTP-team, Ericsson AB

2010/11/15 Saager Mhatre <>:
> Shouldn't it be trivial to kick off another https process to do the ssl
> handoff for various urls?
>
> Sent from my Motorola Milestone.
>
> On Nov 15, 2010 3:51 PM, "Alessandro Sivieri" <>
> wrote:
>
> 2010/11/15 <>
>
>
>> However, the SSL handshake *has* occured by the time the response is sent
>> back, so it shouldn't...
> This is what I thought, too; Apache and Nginx allow a user to configure
> which Web paths have to be mutually authenticated and which not, even if
> both use HTTPS...
>
>
>
>> Since the OP has decided to use nginx, there's not much point in going
>> into the mechanics of h...
> So there is a way to do this in (pure) Erlang?
>
>
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> Sivieri Alessandro
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