openssl provider hangs curl #7840
I expected simple commands like
What happened instead was a silent hang. Even adding
When looking into the problem I admit to have not heeded the explicit warning in the
So, when activating the default provider via
everything worked OK.
I consider this silent hang a bug -- but am unsure as to whether it is a
-> Thus the issue is created here:
I did this on
curl 7.80.0-DEV (x86_64-pc-linux-gnu) libcurl/7.80.0-DEV OpenSSL/3.1.0 zlib/1.2.11
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If it can be detected that easily, then it seems like something OpenSSL should do by itself rather than to force every openssl-application out there to implement the same check. OpenSSL allows openssl-users to shoot themselves in the foot. Is that our job to warn said users maybe shooting feet is bad?
@bagder After failing to reproduce in OpenSSL alone the issue, I built a debug-curl and found the problem to be this: curl hangs in
One reason we know it can fail is if a provider is used that doesn't do a proper job. Reported-by: Michael Baentsch Fixes #7840