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Re: SSL session IDs and caching them...

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2001 11:01:14 +0100 (MET)

On Tue, 13 Nov 2001, Paul Harrington wrote:

> > OpenSSL has functions which can serialise the current SSL state to a
> > buffer of your choice, and recover/reset the state from such a buffer at
> > a later date - this is used by mod_ssl for apache to implement and SSL
> > session ID cache
> Could this please be added to your TODO list as this would be very
> useful.

Ok. This is added to the TODO list.

I had a peek in the mod_ssl source code the other day to see how this was
done, and I don't think this is made using plain OpenSSL function calls, it
seems this requires reading straight from the OpenSSL session structs.

Anyway, it seems to be possible to add indeed.

    Daniel Stenberg -- curl groks URLs --
Received on 2001-11-13