gnutls 2.9.10 breaks exim4 TLS (Denying unsafe (re)negotiation.)

Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos nmav at
Sat May 8 09:58:04 CEST 2010

Andreas Metzler wrote:
> Hello,

> I have not managed to reproduce the error with gnutls-cli. When
> looking at exim's tls code
> one big difference to gnutls-cli is that exim only uses the specific
> gnutls_*_set_priority() functions while gnutls-cli *always* invokes
> gnutls_priority_set_direct() in the first place. Perhaps an
> unintended dependency on gnutls_priority_*() was introduced?

How easy would it be for exim to use gnutls_priority_* functions? The
others have been deprecated for quite a time. Moreover it would be
easier for exim to setup a configuration string for the
priority_set_direct function.


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