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

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2003 07:50:05 +0100 (MET)

On Fri, 10 Jan 2003, Naren D wrote:

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

Right, so it means that the connection was broken and thus, this error is
perfectly reasonable.

> Sometimes I get "Empty Reply from server" error.

That too points to a problem with the site, or possibly with on old libcurl
bug that causes it to sometimes say that wrongly. (We did fix numerous bugs
since 7.9.8.)

 Daniel Stenberg -- curl, cURL, Curl, CURL. Groks URLs.
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Received on 2003-01-13