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From r..@apache.org
Subject Re: SSL as a layer?
Date Thu, 30 Mar 2000 19:00:03 GMT
> > > Or do you mean the SSL layer must do send(fd, buf, len) ?
> > 
> > The SSL library must make the send call.  At least that's the way it is
> > with the SSL library I know.  The SSL library doesn't take a string and
> > return the encrypted string, it takes a string and writes it to the
> > network.
> 
> I assume the SSL library you know is OpenSSL. If so, you are wrong.
> OpenSSL has its own layering scheme (called BIOs).

No, I know a proprietary SSL module.  I keep meaning to look at OpenSSL,
but I haven't had time recently.

Ryan

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