On Fri, Mar 15, 2013 at 05:23:27PM +0100, Daniel Stenberg wrote: > >Thanks, then we should stick to starting from ALL like everybody > >else who followed the suggestion in the documentation. Do you have > >recommendations on the conditional dropping of SSL? > > Not really, no. > > SSL initing is as has been mentioned alredy only relevant with > libcurl if an SSL powered protocol is gonna be used, so if checking > the URL for the protocol is enough to figure this out then sure that > should work fine.
But are we correct in assuming that curl will barf if it gets a redirect to an ssl-enabled protocol? My testing seems to say yes: [in one terminal] $ nc -lCp 5001 <<\EOF HTTP/1.1 301 Location: https://github.com/peff/git.git EOF [in another, git compiled with Erik's patch] $ git ls-remote http://localhost:5001 error: SSL: couldn't create a context: error:140A90A1:lib(20):func(169):reason(161) while accessing http://localhost:5001/info/refs?service=git-upload-pack fatal: HTTP request failed -Peff -- To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe git" in the body of a message to majord...@vger.kernel.org More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html