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Re: SSL Cert information filling up memory

From: Jacques Verryn <>
Date: Tue, 13 Jan 2009 09:49:29 +0200

Daniel Stenberg wrote:
> On Mon, 12 Jan 2009, Jacques Verryn wrote:
>> It would appear as if the problem is situated even deeper, seeing as
>> libcurl also only passes the cainfo file name to openssl. Is anybody
>> else seeing this behaviour?
> Aren't you using a fedora-version of libcurl that is built to use NSS
> and not OpenSSL?
You are correct. From the .spec file in the rpm
%configure --without-ssl --with-nss=%{_prefix} ....

I'll go over to NSS to see if they are aware of the issue and go through
the libcurl code again with my #ifdef USE_NSS hat on.
Thanks for the redirect.
Received on 2009-01-13