[Twisted-Python] Twisted+M2Crypto patch

J C Lawrence claw at kanga.nu
Wed Aug 11 18:21:08 EDT 2004

On Wed, 11 Aug 2004 17:50:13 -0400 
Glyph Lefkowitz <glyph at divmod.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 2004-08-11 at 17:40, James Y Knight wrote:

> So, PyOpenSSL should plug into the reactor as a transport, but all
> other (saner) Python SSL implementations ought to plug in as a
> protocol.

Ahem.  SSL in this parlance is just a TCP connection form with more
dependencies (keys) failure modes (negotiation failures).  The protocol
that flows over the SSL/TCP connection is arbitrary (eg HTTP, telnet,
SMTP, etc).

J C Lawrence
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