[stunnel-users] Max Cookie Size

Scott McKeown scott at loadbalancer.org
Tue Nov 20 10:38:08 CET 2012

Hi Guys,

Sorry guys, I sent this direct by mistake.

Please ignore this, I was being really stupid and was hitting the
'LimitRequestFieldSize' and the 'LimitRequestLine' settings in Apache.
I've only been working on this for the last 2 days.
Thanks for the help anyhow, and it just proves that even I can have off
days :)

On 19 November 2012 12:42, Peter Pentchev <roam at ringlet.net> wrote:

> 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.
> G'luck,
> Peter
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With Kind Regards.

Scott McKeown
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