ssl error

Ng Pheng Siong ngps at
Sun Nov 18 05:45:39 CET 2001

According to Reid Nichol  <sigma at>:
> sslerror: SSL_connect error
> The error in my logs on my server if I try to connect to port 22:
> Bad protocol version identification '\M^@\M^@\^A\^C\^A' from

Port 22 is where SSH normally lives. It looks like you're trying to talk
the SSL protocol to an SSH server. SSH != SSL.

There is a module to control OpenSSH binaries; look around on Parnassus.

Ng Pheng Siong <ngps at> *

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