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0002096NetSurf[All Projects] Generalpublic2014-03-16 01:192015-01-28 04:50
ReporterBrad Conroy 
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Summary0002096: Request using curl's builtin https capability vs directly using openssl
DescriptionCurrently netsurf uses some of the openssl structures and functions directly to handle some https functionality. For constrained systems curl can be drastically reduced by using axtls, polarssl, etc...
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Michael Drake   
2014-03-16 19:47   
I believe we require the certificate inspection features of OpenSSL.
Brad Conroy   
2015-01-28 04:50   
Curl appears to have the same functionality independent of OpenSSL.

There is a basic example here:

Issue History
2014-03-16 01:19Brad ConroyNew Issue
2014-03-16 18:13Vincent SandersStatusnew => acknowledged
2014-03-16 19:47Michael DrakeNote Added: 0000274
2015-01-28 04:50Brad ConroyNote Added: 0000582