[erlang-questions] reltool/rebar vs. ssl certificates

Ivan Uemlianin ivan@REDACTED
Mon Jul 14 12:59:28 CEST 2014

Dear All

Might have been a reltool.config issue.

If I add ssl to the startup apps in reltool.config and then repackage, 
the release seems to behave properly.



On 14/07/2014 11:49, Ivan Uemlianin wrote:
> Dear All (esp. Felix Gallo)
> I am seeing almost the same strange problem with ssl certificates as
> this post from last April.
> To recap: a rebar-packaged release with ssl running gets a "certificate
> unknown" error when connecting over https:
>  > httpc:request(get, {"https://www.example.org/etc/", []}, [], []).
> {error,{failed_connect,
>          [{to_address,{"www.example.org",443}},
>           {inet,[inet],{tls_alert,"certificate unknown"}}]}}
> The same code running with my local erl will make the above request
> successfully.
> Different to Felix's situation: running the code using the release's erl
> will make the request successfully too.
> In the original thread, Ingela Andin recommened [1] a specific commit to
> OTP R16.  @Felix did that work?  Or did you otherwise fix the problem?
> Here, the same erl binary will make the https call successfully on its
> own, but not if running the release.  Could the package configs (eg
> reltool.config) be leaving out something that should be included?
> Any pointers appreciated.
> With thanks and best wishes
> Ivan
> [1] http://erlang.org/pipermail/erlang-questions/2013-April/073238.html

Ivan A. Uemlianin PhD
Speech Technology Research and Development


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