SSL Handshake Error.

Brian Morrison bdm at
Sat Feb 13 11:54:12 EST 2010

On Sat, 13 Feb 2010 19:18:06 +0530
Subramaniam Iyer <subiyer at> wrote:

> Am trying connect to a private XMPP server using pidgin on ubuntu and
> it errors out with " SSL Handshake Error". This works when I use
> pidgin on a windows platform. Any assistance would be appreciated. (Am
> trying to move away from Windows to Ubuntu :) ).

Try installing the debug packages for GnuTLS and see if the backtrace
becomes any more explanatory.

Also, have you checked for any GnuTLS updates for your OS?


Brian Morrison

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