Re: SSL handshake failed: SSL error: A TLS warning alert has been received.
On Thu, Feb 09, 2012 at 09:07:19AM -0800, pweltz wrote:
> I also had this error "SSL handshake
> failed: SSL error: A TLS warning alert has been received. "
> In case it helps, here is how I found a solution:
> -I did a trace: tcpdump port 443 -s0 -w error.cap
> -which I opened with wireshark, and saw the server gave a TLS warning "TLSv1
> Record Layer: Alert (Level: Warning, Description: Unrecognized Name)"
> This one is even documented in wikipedia
> "TLS only; client's Server Name Indicator specified a hostname not supported
> by the server"
> I understood there was a mismatch between the ServerName in apache's
> ssl.conf and the IP I used on the svn command line
> I updated the ServerName and the error went away
Thanks for sharing this!
A similar (but more obscure) error message due to the same underlying
problem is documented in the FAQ:
I suppose we should add your error message to that FAQ entry, too.
Would you be able to provide a patch against
that makes this change?
Received on 2012-02-09 18:26:14 CET
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