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Re: Curl_ssl_random fails in 7.52.1 when SSL backend has no random support

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:37:11 +0100 (CET)

On Thu, 12 Jan 2017, John Kohl wrote:

> The SSL backends that have no random support return CURLE_NOT_BUILT_IN as
> their value for curlssl_random(). This causes vtls.c:Curl_ssl_random() to
> fail and return CURLE_FAILED_INIT, which then causes rand.c:randit() to give
> up and return an error.

Ouch. Another case that worked for me when I tested locally because I built
debug-enabled... :-/ I'll write up a fix. Stay tuned.

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Received on 2017-01-12