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From Christian Gottschalch <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] httpd 2.2.3 as an SSL proxy with a client certificate fails on connect
Date Fri, 22 Dec 2006 10:46:19 GMT
reason is "no acceptable CA list", which may mean, that your 
ReverseProxy dosent trust the CA bound at server:443



> The certificate file is fine. When I perform a get operation from the 
> proxy server itself (using a browser), it asks me to present the 
> certificate. Upon presenting it, I can connect successfully.
> I'll try to clarify on the architecture here:
> We have a client app which does not speak SSL. We have configured a 
> virtual host on the proxy server to (reverse) proxy requests to the 
> SSL-only server, then configured the client certificate.
> Client (http) => proxy:8443 (https) => server:443
> This configuration worked for a few months, then suddenly stopped working…
> Appreciate any help
> Shai
> > why do you use HTTPS in Backend, it looks like the backend System also
> > needs client certificate authentication, there may be something wrong
> > with your SSLProxyMachineCertificateFile ? try to send a wget request to
> > the remote server and use SSLProxyMachineCertificateFile, dose wget get
> > authorized at the remote system ?
> >
> > regards

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