[stunnel-announce] stunnel 4.15 released

Michal Trojnara Michal.Trojnara at mobi-com.net
Sat Mar 11 13:42:48 CET 2006

Version 4.15, 2006.03.11, urgency: LOW:

* Release notes
  - There are a lot of new features in this version.  I recommend
    to test it well before upgrading your mission-critical systems.

* Bugfixes
  - Fix for pthreads on Solaris 10 (thx to Hans Werner Strube
    <strube at physik3.gwdg.de>).
  - Attempt to autodetect socklen_t type in configure script.
  - Default threading model changed to pthread for better portability.
  - DH parameters are not included in the certificate by default.

* New features sponsored by Software House http://www.swhouse.com/
  - Most SSL-related options (including client, cert, key) are now
    available on service level, so it is possible to have an SSL
    client and an SSL server in a single stunnel process.
  - Windows CE (version 3.0 and higher) support.

* New features
  - Client mode CONNECT protocol support (RFC 2817 section 5.2).
  - Retrying exec+connect services added.

* File locations are more compliant to Filesystem Hierarchy Standard 2.3
  - configuration and certificates are in $prefix/etc/stunnel/
  - binaries are in $prefix/sbin/
  - default pid file is $prefix/var/run/stunnel.pid
  - manual is $prefix/man/man8/stunnel.8
  - other docs are in $prefix/share/doc/stunnel/
  - libstunnel is in $prefix/lib
  - chroot directory is setup in $prefix/var/lib/stunnel/
    this directory is chmoded 1770 and group nogroup

sha1sum for stunnel-4.15.tar.gz:

Home page: http://stunnel.mirt.net/

Download: ftp://stunnel.mirt.net/stunnel/

Best regards,
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