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Re: ftps and certs

From: Dan Fandrich <>
Date: Mon, 3 Dec 2007 09:36:08 -0800

On Mon, Dec 03, 2007 at 11:29:12AM -0500, Maury Markowitz wrote:
> When I simply remove the -E from the command line, changing the
> command line to...
> curl --ftp-ssl -u foo:bar
> I get...
> curl: (60) SSL certificate problem, verify that the CA cert is OK.
> Reading over "Details on Server SSL Certificates - Peer SSL
> Certificate", it appears that I need to have a "CA cert bundle", but I
> have no idea what that is, and as I didn't use make install I don't
> know if I have one. I'm assuming I don't, and that's what's causing
> the problem.

I'd try solving this problem first--this one should be easy. Download
a cert bundle (from and point
to it using the --cacert option. Then you can work on the client cert
problem without getting confused about the error messages.

>>> Dan

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