xchat vs freenode
avg at FreeBSD.org
Wed Apr 20 11:16:40 UTC 2016
It seems that most of FreeNode servers now reject SSLv3.
They simply reset a TCP connection after Client Hello message with that
protocol. xchat appears to be hardcoded to use SSLv3, so it now has a trouble
connecting to the FreeNode servers with SSL enabled.
Here are some bug reports describing the problem for Linux distributions:
This patch seems to fix the issue for me:
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