[stunnel-users] Help please - debug and random file
Eric S. Eberhard
flash at vicsmba.com
Mon Oct 2 23:31:37 CEST 2006
Ah -- you are an expert! Amazing product in that I last download
this in 2000 and have used it without incident ever since. Too bad I
am forced to upgrade.
I have hunted down the problem some more -- it has to do with the randomness.
Using dbx I have found that it is blocking on a socked read for
DEVRANDOM_EGD ... I did not specifically set up any sockets for
randomness anyplace. Or set any options. I don't really want a
socket, I was perfectly happy with my little 1024 byte .rnd file.
If I copy a file (at random :-) ) and specify that it use that file
for randomness, it reads it and sets it to zero bytes (unless I tell
it not to overwrite). It then goes to read the socket and hangs.
I suspect this is more an openssl problem than stunnel unless you can
think of a way to 1) make it not wipe out my random file 2) make it
not try and access a socket
I hope you put my little fix in to s_log.
At 01:51 PM 10/2/2006, you wrote:
>On Monday 02 October 2006 21:19, you wrote:
> > Are you an openssl/stunnel expert?
>I wrote stunnel. I could say I'm an expert (who an expert is otherwise?).
> > If I gave you access to my rs6000
> > and paid you, could you get this to work for me? Since I only need
> > to compil this every 5-10 years, it makes little sense for me to
> > invest a lot of time learning it!
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