> I do not have much knowledge about SSL but I presume SSL > certificates are required if my client decides to use a FTPS site.
No, it is not necessary for client software to check SSL certificates to use SSL connections, the data is still encrypted. Checking the certificate is an extra level of security to ensure the data is coming from the correct server. Certificate checking can be done, most of the code is there in TMagFtp, but there is an extra overhead for each connection, and more errors to handle if the certificate fails checks. Server software always needs a SSL certificate. Angus -- To unsubscribe or change your settings for TWSocket mailing list please goto http://lists.elists.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/twsocket Visit our website at http://www.overbyte.be