xchat vs freenode
m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk
Wed Apr 20 11:49:15 UTC 2016
On 04/20/16 12:15, Andriy Gapon wrote:
> 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:
Bernard Spil has a whole raft of patches for these sort of bugs
available from https://wiki.freebsd.org/OpenSSL/No-SSLv3
I've been using his patch to irc/xchat happily for several months.
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