Bug#280647: [exim] Why did this message get frozen?
Fri, 12 Nov 2004 09:49:39 +0000 (GMT)
On Fri, 12 Nov 2004, Andreas Metzler wrote:
> > 2686 Calling gnutls_record_recv(813ce08, bfffd070, 4096)
> > 2686 Got TLS_EOF
> It looks like gnutls cannot handle that host (easily verifyable with
> gnutls-cli) and exim has difficulties handling that.
>From the changelog for 4.40:
18. If a server dropped the connection unexpectedly when an Exim client was
using GnuTLS and trying to read a response, the client delivery process
crashed while trying to generate an error log message.
That would seem to be the explanation.
Philip Hazel University of Cambridge Computing Service,
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