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Re: SSL/TLS client?
On Wed, 18 Aug 1999, Matti Aarnio wrote:
> I just added following to TODO:
> - SSL/TLS client functionality has been asked for repeatedly.
> To implement it we must rewamp the entire FILE* abstraction
> based socket buffering at the smtp program, PLUS at
> libta/mimeheaders.c ( writeheaders() ) as well... Not so nice.
> Yes, it is doable, but *not* easy.
And I don't think anybody has given a good reason for all that work yet...
at least not that I have seen.
We had an extensive (somewhat off-topic) discussion of VPNs, linking
familiar sites, encrypted tunnels, etc. a month or two ago after someone
asked why SSL/TLS was not supported.