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RE: Server Name Indication (SNI)

From: Bert Huijben <rhuijben_at_sharpsvn.net>
Date: Sat, 7 Mar 2009 11:11:19 +0100

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kenneth Porter [mailto:shiva_at_sewingwitch.com]
> Sent: Saturday, March 07, 2009 1:27 AM
> To: users_at_subversion.tigris.org
> Subject: Server Name Indication (SNI)
> I was contemplating changing my repository to use named-based virtual
> hosting over a secure connection. This requires some reconfiguration of
> Apache and installation of mod_gnutls. Before I do that, I want to
> determine if Subversion clients can use SNI. (Particularly the Windows
> command line client and Tortoise.)
> <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Server_Name_Indication>
> Tutorial for mod_gnutls:
> <http://www.g-loaded.eu/2007/08/10/ssl-enabled-name-based-apache-
> virtual-hosts-with-mod_gnutls/>
> Caveat for those wanting to host regular web content this way: IE on XP
> doesn't support SNI. Most other browsers do, and IE7 on Vista does. You
> can
> test your browser here:

This depends on how openssl was configured during the build of the client.

I know the Slik Subversion client, SharpSvn and AnkhSVN support this because
I explicitly scripted this flag in their build environment, but I'm not sure
if other clients support this.



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