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Re: Re: SSL read error: 5 - What could be the reson?

From: Naren D <>
Date: Fri, 10 Jan 2003 14:59:23 -0500

Here are the details:

ERROR: - SSL read error: 5
The error generated was 73
It means: Connection reset by peer
Error retrieving response

Sometimes I get "Empty Reply from server" error.


On Thu, 9 Jan 2003, Naren D wrote:

> I am using curl 7.9.8 and OpessSLL 9.6d on AIX5.1. I am trying to POST some
> data to a secure server. The program fails with the following error:
> SSL read error: 5

That is the OpenSSL error called SSL_ERROR_SYSCALL.

It would probably help if you added 'errno' to that error message so see what
kind of error the syscall might've set on return.

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Received on 2003-01-10