Re: SSL over Pen

From: Ulric Eriksson <>
Date: Wed, 14 Dec 2005 10:30:53 +0100 (CET)

On Tue, 13 Dec 2005, Pielka Marco wrote:

> I know, SSL is still experimental, but because there is no
> HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR in HTTPS-connections, I tried to use pen for SSL. After
> some hours of work I got it running, but it seems that some objects are not
> transferred properly. For some pages the html-code is incomplete or even
> some jpegs are only transferred half. Is there any workaround? It does not
> seem that the whole connection breaks down. Or is there a newer release in
> the near future which might fix that behaviour? This is a fine piece of
> software!

A fine piece of software with an ill-advised experimental
feature. As far as I know it doesn't work properly and won't be
fixed anytime soon, at least not by me since the reason for
writing that code in the first place doesn't exist any more.

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