Certifictae Prompt

David Woolley forums at david-woolley.me.uk
Mon Feb 22 16:44:33 EST 2010


Greg wrote:
> Is it possible to intercept the prompt to accept an untrusted certificate?
>  
> I have a libpurple client without a UI and would like to be prompted 
> another way.
>  

Do you mean an untrusted certificate or do you mean a trusted 
certificate signed by an untrusted  CA, or itself?

I believe you can install a non-root certificate as trusted with OpenSSL 
or GnuTLS, although I'm not certain and I don't know what Pidgin uses on 
Windows.

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