stunnel config; need help

Discussion in 'privacy technology' started by pearsons_11114, Dec 29, 2007.

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    pearsons_11114 Registered Member

    Jan 6, 2007
    Trying to use stunnel for NNTPS. Here is the config:

    ; Some performance tunings
    socket = l:TCP_NODELAY=1
    socket = r:TCP_NODELAY=1
    ; Some debugging stuff useful for troubleshooting
    debug = 7
    output = stunnel.log
    ; Use it for client mode
    client = yes
    ; Service-level configuration
    accept = 119
    connect =
    stunnel starts up normally, so I know the config is at least syntactically correct. However, my newsreader simply ignores it. I was assuming that stunnel would intercept any packets destined for port 119 and perform the translation. Is there anything special that needs to be done to the configuration of the newsreader?

    BTW, I've tested NNTPS using Outlook Express, which is NNTPS-enabled, so I know that's working too.

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