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Re: https overview

From: listman <>
Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2004 09:25:41 -0600

We just compile libcurl against openssl , use a https url and use the
following options to get basic connectivity

 curl_easy_setopt(fHandle, CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYPEER, FALSE);
 curl_easy_setopt(fHandle, CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYHOST, FALSE);

Jim Wheaton wrote:

> Hi Curl-Lib listers -
> I've been using libcurl to post http messages for a while now. But
> now I need
> to switch to an https server. Is there some overview info about what
> I need
> to do for this? I can find snippits in the man page about
> certificates, etc..,
> but I'm looking for more of an overview since I haven't had to do any of
> this SSL stuff before. Thanks for any pointers.
> -Jim Wheaton
Received on 2004-06-10