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David Somers wrote: > Damien Moore wrote: > >>is there a user friendly explanation of what the sserver protocol actually >>is anywhere? > > > More-or-less, its pserver over a ssl channel. > > (The initial connection line is sent indicating that sserver is required > (opposed to plain pserver or something else ), then some ssl handshaking > occurs, and then the pserver protocol continues, but now over ssl. > I actually wonder if a local proxy would be useful - eg. you connect to localhost:2401 via pserver and it does the relevant handshake and connects in a secure manner. It's basically what extnt does I guess, but people do seem to have problems configuring that. Tony