[stunnel-users] Slow connection to remote stunnel
Michal.Trojnara at mirt.net
Tue May 31 16:52:40 CEST 2011
I guess it's due to a bug (by design, of course) in Microsoft
implementation of SSL.
TIMEOUTclose = 0
to your stunnel.conf and restart stunnel.
Less likely this could be due to DNS checks in your /etc/hosts.allow
Disable libwrap support with:
libwrap = no
On Sat, 28 May 2011 22:43:43 +0200, Thorsten Kampe
<thorsten at thorstenkampe.de> wrote:
> I'm using stunnel 4.36 on Linux to secure Samba SWAT. When I connect
> directly to the remot stunnel port with my browser on Windows 7
> (https://swat-server:stunnel-port), I get a long delay after entering my
> credentials (about 60 seconds or so). This seems to be known issue (for
> instance see "You will be prompted for the Linux root user username and
> password. There will be a delay of about 60 to 75 seconds with each
> I did a Wireshark trace and it seems that the server simply does not
> respond during that time.
> But when I connect to the local stunnel client
> (http://localhost:stunnel-port), the SWAT page displays immediately.
> Is that "normal". How can I get the same speed without a stunnel client?
>  <http://www.linuxhomenetworking.com/wiki/index.php/Quick_HOWTO_:
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