[clug] ssl and https
pbarker at barker.dropbear.id.au
Mon Feb 21 03:09:30 MST 2011
On Thu, 17 Feb 2011, dylan porter wrote:
> Right well my computer is a toshiba satellite l500d, it is running
> ubuntu 10.10. It has a realtek 8191se wifi card in it which i gave up on
> because the driver didnt work. I now have an asus usb wifi card that works.
Nice you got *something* working!
Did you stumble across this page when trying to get your 8191se working?
> My problem is that i cannot connect to some websites that have ssl and
> https, like facebook and sourceforge and it wont connect to instant
Can you describe the nature of the error you are receiving? For example,
is the request timing out? Is a dialogue box appearing and giving you an
error? Are you getting an "invalid certificate" error or similar?
> The thing that confuses me is that i can connect to these things in my
> Windows XP virtual machine.
I suppose that's what you'd call a "workaround" :-) Virtualisation is
Keep working at it. We'll get it working.
> dylan porter
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