User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.2b) Gecko/20021016 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.2b) Gecko/20021016 (but also 1.3alpha) When I try to connect to SSL enabled sites, I get the following error. Error establishing an encrypted connection to (foo) Error Code: -5981. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. type into the address bar "https://investment.datek.com 2. wait 3. read error Actual Results: A popup with the error message Error establishing an encrypted connection to (foo) Error Code: -5981. appeared with an "ok" button. I pressed it, the page did not load. Expected Results: Mozilla should have connected to the site. Just using the standard them. My machine is an up-to-date RH7.2 intel machine. It didn't cause any problems.
Assignee: new-network-bugs → ssaux
Component: Networking → Client Library
Product: Browser → PSM
QA Contact: benc → junruh
Version: Trunk → unspecified
Reporter, can you try a new profile? Your certificate DB may be corrupted. Type "~/.mozilla -ProfileManager"
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 17 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
New profile worked. I found the answer after learning which product/component to look under. It seems that enabling OCSP isn't such a good idea. Once I disabled it, https sites worked fine again. I guess I shouldn't mess with stuff when I don't know what the heck it does. Thanks for the help.
Verified. If you are using a proxy, this is probably a dupe of Bug 111384, where you cannot use OCSP through a proxy.
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
I'm connecting through a DSL router. My computer has an LAN address, not an Open Net address. Does that qualify as a proxy?
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