[erlang-questions] ssl:peercert/1 has gone?

Ingela Andin ingela@REDACTED
Mon Oct 10 17:54:26 CEST 2011


Hoops! Only peercert/2 should have been removed, my bad. I will put it
back.  I think that you usually  would access the peer-cert in the
verify_fun during the handshake and
not when the connection is already up,  hence I overlooked that it
still might be useful and backwards compatible to keep ssl:peercert/1

Regards Ingela Erlang /OTP team - Ericsson AB

2011/10/10 Simon MacMullen <simon@REDACTED>:
> This merge:
> https://github.com/erlang/otp/commit/00202339445daae6ed931f28f932089d5c3dd455
> Says "Remove old ssl implementation and deprecated function ssl:peercert/1"
> But it was only ssl:peercert/2 that was marked as deprecated. I thought.
> Indeed otp_internal.erl says:
>> %% Added in R14A.
>> obsolete_1(ssl, peercert, 2) ->
>>     {deprecated,"deprecated (will be removed in R15A); use
>> ssl:peercert/1 and public_key:pkix_decode_cert/2 instead"};
> So was ssl:peercert/1 meant to be removed? If so, what should I use to get
> the peer certificate?
> Cheers, Simon
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> Simon MacMullen
> RabbitMQ, VMware
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