[stunnel-users] Max Cookie Size

Peter Pentchev roam at ringlet.net
Mon Nov 19 13:42:13 CET 2012

On Mon, Nov 19, 2012 at 12:26:17PM +0000, Scott McKeown wrote:
> Hi All,
> I was wondering if anyone knows if its possible to pass a 'really' large
> cookie through STunnel.
> I've just built the latest version again (output below). However, we have a
> client that is looking to pass 16Kb (yes I know please don't tell me this
> is a bad idea a I know this!) via a cookie. Since we are looking to include
> STunnel in our offerings I was wondering if we could increase or change the
> maximum allowed size.
> I have a script that will generate a test cookie of any size that I require
> to test with but I can only get an 8K cookie to work.
> Any help would be great.

Can you post your script and the error messages (and the Stunnel log
files), or at least the error messages and the log files?  Offhand, I
can't really think of anything that should go wrong - Stunnel shouldn't
attempt to examine the traffic passing through it at all.


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