M2Crypto possible intermittent bug

John Nagle nagle at animats.com
Wed Oct 10 19:17:40 CEST 2007

John Nagle wrote:
>   I just "upgraded" from M2Crypto 0.17 to M2Crypto 0.18, and I'm
> running my regression tests.  I'm seeing occasional cases where
> M2Crypto raises the exception SSL.SSLError, and the associated
> error is "(0, 'Error')", which is the bogus error you get if you feed 0 to
> "perror".  It failed once on "verisign.com"'s cert, then worked
> on the next try.
>   This is on Windows, running Python 2.4 (which is what M2Crypto
> supports on Windows.)
>   I'm trying to make this reproduceable.  More later.
>                     John Nagle

    Still trying to reproduce this.  Every time except the first,
the regression test passed.  More later.  Might be an uninitialized
variable in a DLL, or something like that.

				John Nagle

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